Ulinzi Starlets stun Nakuru Queens to retain FKF Women Cup

Ulinzi Starlets defeated Nakuru City Queens to defend their Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Women Cup title during today’s finals played at the Nyayo national Stadium, Nairobi.

The sildiers won 3-1 at the final whistle after Mercy Airo scoring a brace in the 10th and 14th minute before Neddy Atieno scored a goal for the champions while Caroline Wafula netted a consolation for the losers.

The win saw champions pocket kshs 500,000 while losers were rewarded with kshs 250,000.

At the same venue, Kibera Soccer Ladies defeated Kisumu All-Starlets in the third-place playoff 4-2 where Beverlyne Adika grabbed a brace for Kisumu, who took a 2-1 halftime lead.

Nancy Atako opened the scoring for former Kenya Women’s Premier League side Kibera. In the 52nd minute, the Ramadhan Vijag coached Kibera made it 2-2 through a free-kick beating Kisumu goalkeeper Grace Tambo.

Two minutes later Kibera made it 3-2 before putting the result to bed with a fourth goal in the hour mark to hand them kshs 150,000 prize money while Kisumu will take home Sh1oo,ooo. 

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