‘I won’t mind coming back to play in Nigerian league’
Super Falcons striker, Desire Oparanozie, is worried over the long delay in appointing a coach for the senior women national football team since Swede, Thomas Dennerby, left the job.
Oparanozie urges compliance with COVID-19 instructions as fans accuse government of partiality
Super Falcons’ Striker, Desire Oparanozie has urged Nigerians to comply with experts’ instructions, especially the stay-at-home order, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, reports goal.com.
At Ladies in Sports conference, Oparanozie calls for equal pay for male, women teams
Super Falcons captain, Desire Oparanozie has asked that the women’s senior national team be paid the same amount of money as the men’s national team, the Super Eagles. She made the call at the weekend during the 2019 Ladies In Sports (LIS) conference held at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos.
Super Falcons deserve equal pay, says Oparanozie
Super Falcons captain, Desire Oparanozie has asked that the women’s senior national team be paid the same amount of money paid to the men’s national team, the Super Eagles. She made the call at the 2019 Ladies In Sports (LIS) Conference held on Friday, July 26 at the Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos. "I think…
FIFA WWC: Oparanozie hopeful of quarter-final qualification for Falcons
Super Falcons’ captain Desire Oparanozie says she is hopeful of her team getting a quarter-final place at least at the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. The Falcons qualified after Chile failed to beat Thailand 3-0 to qualify, with the South Americans only winning 2-0 in their final Group F match in Rennes on…
Oparanozie’s goal not enough as Canada beats Nigeria 2-1
Janine Beckie and substitute Sophie Schmidt scored early in the second half to lift Canada to a 2-1 win over Nigeria in a pre-France 2019 FIFA Women World Cup friendly yesterday, reports sportsnet.ca. Jayde Riviere, an 18-year-old from Markham, Ont., making her first start and third appearance for Canada, set up both goals with crosses.…
Women’s football is as good as men’s, says desire Oparanozie
In the game of football, there are some women raising the bar and planting their footprints in the sands of time. One of such is the striker, Desire Oparanozie. The lady started her career at Bayelsa Queens, later moved to Delta Queens in 2010 before going abroad to play professional football. As a junior international,…
Knocks for CAF over absence of Desire Oparanozie at awards
As the Confederation of African Football (CAF) awards ceremony was going on in Accra, Ghana, yesterday, some ardent followers of women football in the continent were gnawing, raising questions on the criteria used in selecting players for the Woman Footballer of the year category. To a majority of them, the decision by CAF to ignore…