PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015

PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015

Governor Emmanuel Udom and Senator Goodwill Akpabio were just two of the dignitaries present when Akwa United defeated Lobi stars to win the 2015 Federation Cup final tagged #FedCupFinal2015. 

PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015

[article_adwert] Gov Udom of Akwa Ibom and Senator Akpabio (representing Akwa Ibom) werejust two of a number of guest who were invited to the final.

Also in attendance as United beat Lobi stars 2 - 1 to win its first major title were Governor Samuel Ortum of Benue state and Dr Idiat Oluranti Adebule, deputy governor of Lagos state.

Legit.ng photojournalist, Micheal Obasa was present to witness the #FedCupFinal2015.

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PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015
NFF president Amaju Pinnick, Gov Ortum and Gov Emmanuel Udom
PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015
PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015
Gov Udom celebrates at full time
PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015

 

PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015
Deputy governor of Lagos state, Adebule hands out the trophy to Sunshine queens who won the women's Federation cup final

Lobi stars of Markudi are from Benue state, Akwa United from Akwa Ibom and the game was played in the Teslim Balogun stadium, Surulere Lagos.

Akpabio, a former governor of Akwa Ibom state is a well known lover of sports especially in his home state.

PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015
Cheer leaders at the federation cup final
PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015
Match delegates at the Federation cup final

The stadium was fully packed with fans also.

PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015
A packed Teslim Balogun stadium
PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015
Members of the supporters club
PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015
PHOTOS: Akwa United Win #FedCupFinal2015
Akwa United defeated Lobi stars 2 -1 to win the Federation cup final

 

United's win mean they play in next season's CAF Confederation Cup final.

Source: Legit.ng

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