Fed Cup: Yaba Queens high on morale

Yaba Queens arrived Abuja on Monday confident of attaining victory when they meet FC Taraba Queens in the first round of the Women Federation Cup tournament.

Yaba Queens booked a place in the national tournament after they beat FC Real Dynamos 3-0 to win the Lagos State FA Cup.

The ladies are confident they will go far; at least defeat Taraba in this first match. They have their victory at the National Sports Festival and their FA Cup victory to thank for that.

-Majority of us played in the Festival team for Lagos and we also played the FA Cup, that is enough to give us confidence that no team is insurmountable, said defender Abidemi Ibe to futaa.com.

Coach Amajor not lacking confidence is his side has told futaa.com but has that the determination to win is very strong.

“The pressure to win is very strong; nobody wants to lose their match before they even started. I am sure Taraba did not also come here with the intention to lose,” he said.

“We will do our best, play to the best of our ability and hope that we win this first match, from there we would how far we can go in this competition,” he continued.

The game will be determined by 2 pm in Area 3.

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