Phoenix crowned UPNG female soccer champions

first_imgThe match was a replay of the 2013 final and this time it was a contrary turn over for the defending champions Morobe FC.Morobe FC jumped ahead through a penalty goal right after the opening minutes.Phoenix FC regrouped to equalize before half-time from  a stunning footy from Jessica Nawi from the mid with a chip kick passed the back liners for Esther Kurabi to score and draw the match 1-1 before half time .Phoenix FC came out strong in the second half and continued to pressure Morobe defense with 8 goal kicks.With only five on the clock, Phoenix found an opening to break the tie when Bethelle Kasir picks up a loose ball from an opponent pushing a through ball between two defenders as Bertha Yapi scooped the ball with a right footed kick over the goal keeper to jiggle the back of the net.However, the Morobean’s taken five more shots but were unable to put another goal together, ending the game with a score of 2-1.Phoenix will walk away with a K10, 000 cash prize this Friday after the presentation.last_img read more


first_imgHalloweve saw the final of the first Comórtas BEO do Amhran Nua Chumatha.Ten acts gathered in the Malton Hotel where they were hosted at the annual Scléip na Hoige. Each act had to perform their origal song as Gaeilge and make a 2 min presentation to judges Cian Mac Cathraigh radio na Life, Traic O Breannain Radio Rí Rá agus Colaiste na bFhiann and Ronan Mac Aodha Bhuí Radio na Gaeltachta.Competition on the night was tight with Fear na Tí commenting “Buíochas le Dia I don’t have to choose” Winners Apollo 6 were announced at 10 10 and preformed their winning song for the second time, Eurovision style.Many of those attending from Scléip na nóg were delighted with the judges choice.Apollo 6’s original song will now feature on the Radio Rí Rá Cd which will be distributed nationally for Seachtain na Gaeilge.BEO were delighted with the success of their first National Competition inviting Teens to write an original song in Irish. BEO would like to thnk Scléip na nOige for hosting the event and Foras na Gaeilge, Údaras na Gaeltachta, Donegal ETB and Donegal for their continued support and making such events possible.DDTV: APOLLO 6 SONG SCOOPS BEO NATIONAL TITLE was last modified: November 7th, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Apollo 6BeocompetitionDDTVMUSICwinnerslast_img read more