2014 FA Cup Final: Gov Orji Congratulates Enyimba for Defeating Dolphins 2-1

2014 FA Cup Final: Gov Orji Congratulates Enyimba for Defeating Dolphins 2-1

By Salisu Sulaimon | Sub-Editor on November 24, 2014
Gov. Theodore Orji of Abia state (middle) flanked on his left by his deputy Sir Emeka Ananaba, management and players of Enyimba FC during a reception organised for the team for their victory in the 2013 federation cup tournament, in Umuahia. (Abia State Gov't Photo)

Sports loving Governor of Abia State, Chief Theodore Orji, has congratulated Enyimba Football Club of Aba for defeating Dolphins FC of Port Harcourt 2-1 in this year’s Federation Cup final played at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Lagos.

In a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Charles Ajunwa, Governor Orji who thanked the Aba-based team for winning the FA cup back-to-back, said he was proud of the boys and their management team for giving him and the people of the state something to cherish after they finished second in the Glo Premier League.

He also thanked the Enyimba’s supporters for their continued support to the team adding that their presence at the stadium spurred the people’s elephant to win the coveted trophy.

Governor Orji who attributed Enyimba’s victory over Dolphins FC to their discipline and tactical approach to the match, said his government would continue to invest in sports development in the state. The Governor also commended Abia Warriors FC and and Abia Commets for great performance during the just concluded football season.


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