Arts Ladies captain with the trophy

Faculty of Arts Ladies emerged champions of the University of Uyo after beating Faculty of Social Science 1-0 in the final of the 2018 Indomie SUG Sports Fiesta football competition.

Idoreyin Sunday struck mid way into the second half to give the 2017 Uniuyo Olympics champions the victory.

Faculty of Arts women's football team
Faculty of Arts women’s football team

The Arts Ladies have now made history in the school by becoming the first Faculty to win two major football events in less than a year, having won the Uniuyo Olympics football competition in June last year.

Social Science women's football team
Social Science women’s football team

In the third place match played earlier, Basic Med Ladies defeated Business Administration Ladies 4-3 on penalties to take the third position.

While in the male category, Faculty of Engineering defeated the guys from Education to emerge champions of the University of Uyo for the first time in their history.

Faculty of Engineering men's football team
Faculty of Engineering men’s football team

Regular period ended goalless and penalties were required to determine the winner. And having reached the final of a football competition for the first time in their history, the Engineering men made it count, thumping their opponents 4-1.