Charity Cup: Ifeanyi Ubah splashes cash on team

NPFL By: Ayodeji Tunde | 12/01/2017

FC Ifeanyi Ubah get N1m

Champion of Champions, FC IfeanyiUbah have been rewarded with a cash gift for their triumph in the Charity Cup duel against Enugu Rangers. understands that President of the Anambra Warriors, Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah gave the sum of one million Naira to the team for the victory recorded over Rangers.

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FC Ifeanyi Ubah via penalty kicks edged Rangers 4-3 in Wednesday's Charity Cup game at the Abuja National Stadium and the team has now been challenged to give a good show in their season-opener away to Kano Pillars.

Reacting to the Charity Cup win, coach Yaw Preko who was in a very bullish mood said the win will serve as a springboard for many more to come.

He said the match against Rangers was the last act in preparing the team both on the physical and mental front as the season kicks in.

Regardless of the Charity Cup outcome, Rangers, who swept to their first title in 32 years by claiming the NPFL title on the last day of last season, will fly Nigeria’s flag in the CAF Champions League while FC IfeanyiUbah, conquerors of Nasarawa United in the final of the men’s Federation Cup, will campaign in the CAF Confederation Cup.