Barr. Christopher Green, the former Commissioner for Sports in Rivers State, has generously rewarded Rivers United players with a substantial sum of 5 million naira following their remarkable triumph over Bendel Insurance in the ongoing NPFL Super Six Championship Playoffs.
This reward fulfills the promise made by Barr. Green to the team during his pre-match address in Lagos.
In an exhilarating match against Bendel Insurance, Rivers United showcased their exceptional skills, securing a well-deserved victory with goals scored by Morice Chukwu and Joseph Onoja.
This win not only marked the end of Bendel Insurance’s impressive 21-match unbeaten run in the highly competitive 2022/2023 NPFL season but also propelled Rivers United to the top of the league table with 8 points after four games.
Their outstanding performance demonstrates their unwavering determination to retain the league title.
Chief Okey Kpalukwu, the General Manager of Rivers United, expressed his deep gratitude to Barr. Green for his unwavering support and motivational leadership style.
He reassured Barr. Green that the team remains fully committed to securing the league title once again, emphasizing their strong determination to bring pride to the state.
Rivers United’s consistent performance and their recent victory against Bendel Insurance have further solidified their position as a dominant force in the NPFL.
With their sights set on retaining the league title, the team continues to display exceptional skills and teamwork, captivating fans across the country.