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August 1, 2013

Wolves dedicate victory to Uduaghan

Wolves dedicate victory to Uduaghan

Warri Wolves

Warri Wolves yesterday at the Ilorin Township stadium, defeated Kano Pillars 3-0 to qualify for the semifnals of the 2013 Federation Cup.

Warri Wolves

Warri Wolves

It is the first time that a team from Delta State are reaching the last four stage of the oldest and most glamorous footbal competition in Nigeria and captain of the Warri-based side, Azubuike Egweke, while  celebrating their historic qualification, dedicated the success to the State Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, who he hailed for his unflincing support to sports development.

“This victory is dedicated to our sports-loving Governor, Dr. Emmanuel Uduaghan, who has remained our pilllar and mainstay”, said the Super Eagles player.

In the semifinal holding next Wednesday in Lagos, Warri Wolves will battle Akwa United for a place in the Federation Cup final.