Falcons’ AWCON defence, 2018’s highpoint, says Esin
As far as former International, Etim Esin, is concerned, Super Falcons’ successful defence of the Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) in Cameroon remains...
Super Falcons' slipping African crown does not inspire World Cup hope
If there was one thing the just concluded Africa Women's Cup of Nations proved, it is that Nigeria's claim to the throne is no longer as uncontested as it once was.
Super Falcons are nine -time African champions
The Super Falcons, yesterday, at the Ohene Djan Stadium in Accra, Ghana, successfully defended the title they won in Cameroon, in 2016, by defeating the Bayana Bayana of South Africa 4-3 on penalties.
Buhari applauds victorious Super Falcons
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, congratulated the Super Falcons on their victory over the Bayana Bayana of South Africa in the final match of the 11th Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON), Ghana 2018. The President in a statement signed by Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, expressed delight at the discipline and commitment…
Focus has shifted to AWCON title, says Falcons coach
After accomplishing their first target of a ticket to the FIFA World Cup, Nigeria’s next target is to retain the Women AFCON title by beating South Africa in Accra on Saturday, says Head Coach Thomas Dennerby. The Swede tactician was on his feet for most of the semi final against the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon…
Falcons defeat Cameroon to reach AWCON final
The Super Falcons have booked a place in the final of the 2018 African Cup of Nations final after beating Cameroon 4 -2 on a penalty. The game ended goalless on regulation time at the Accra Sports Stadium, Ghana. Onome Ebi, Rasheedat Ajibade and Asisat Oshoala scored from the spot as Cameroon lost two of…
Nigeria meets Cameroon in semi finals
The Super Falcons, yesterday, qualified for the semi finals of the Total Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (AWCON) after defeating the Nzalang Nacional of Equatorial Guinea 6-0 in the last game of Group B played at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium, in Vincentia Amedome, Ghana.
Super Falcons set to devour Equatorial Guinea
Super Falcons go into today’s match against the Nzalang Nacional of Equitorial Guinea at the on-going Total Women’s Africa Cup of Nations...
Super Falcons daze Zambia’s Shepolopolo 4-0 at AWCON 2018
Nigeria’s Super Falcons beat the Shepolopolo of Zambia 4-0 on Wednesday at Cape Coast in Ghana to return to contention at the 11th African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON).
AWCON 2018: Despite poor send-off, Dennerby out to prove doubters wrong
The 2018 Africa Women's Cup of Nations (AWCON) kicks off in Ghana this weekend. Nigeria's Super Falcons will be defending the AWCON title won two years ago in Cameroon, seeking to add another triumph to their past accolades. The continent's most successful national team almost by rote, they go into the tournament once again as…