Falcons hammer Romania 4-1 to win bronze in China
The Super Falcons shrugged their 0-3 loss to China in their opening match of the just-concluded China Invitational Tournament to beat Romania 4-1 in the third place game of the competition.The competition was a pre-France 2019 FIFA Women World Cup tune up event, which featured China, South Korea and Nigeria.
Godwin Izilien blames NFF for Super Falcons’ defeat
Former handler of the Super Falcons, Coach Godwin Izilien wants the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to terminate the appointment of expatriate coach, Thomas Dennerby with immediate effect following the team’s 0-1 defeat by the Banyana Banyana of South Africa in their opening group match at the on-going African Women’s Nations Cup in Ghana. The eight-time…
Falcons off to Abidjan for final African Women Championship camping
Cup holders, Super Falcons of Nigeria will spend eight days at a training camp in Abidjan to perfect tactics and strategy for the defence of their continental title before arriving in Ghana for the 11th Women Africa Cup of Nations finals.
British High Commission plans tournament for former Eagles, Falcons players
In a bid to celebrate Nigeria’s youth, the British High Commission has concluded plans to host a tournament between former Super Eagles and Super Falcons players, as well as visit school children from local communities. According to a statement by the Commission’s Press and Public Affairs Officer, Joe Abuku, the commission as part of activities to mark…
Chikwelu, Oparanozie lead Falcons to international friendly against France
Just days after the Super Eagles concluded the first phase of their 2018 FIFA World Cup actual build –up with encounters against Poland in Wroclaw and Serbia in London, and the U20 boys concluded a two–match tour of the Arab Republic of Egypt, the national senior women’s team....
Falcons’ coach spies on South Africa ahead of African Women Nations Cup
Nigeria’s national women football team’s head coach, Thomas Dennerby was among the spectators that watched the Cyprus Women’s Cup, which featured one of the Super Falcons’ potential opponents at the Ghana 2018 African Women Nations Cup, South Africa. The Swede was physically present in Cyprus to run the rule over the South Africa stars, with…
Perennial rivals, Ghana, Nigeria clash today as WAFU Cup enters semifinals
Today in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, the Black Queens will attempt to have one over the Super Falcons in the second semifinal of the maiden WAFU Cup.
Ex-Super Eagles, Falcons stars grace NB Plc, NFF partnership kickoff
The Nigerian Breweries Plc and the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) recently held a colourful ceremony in Lagos to officially kick off their historic multimillion Naira partnership, which will have Star Lager and Amstel Malta as official alcoholic and malt beverages of the National Football Teams of Nigeria.
Ajibade, Igbinovia, lead 33 others to Falcons’ WAFU Cup camp
Falconets’ ace forward, Rasheedat Ajibade and veteran midfielder, Osas Igbinovia are at the top of a 35-woman list of players invited to the camp of the Super Falcons ahead of the upcoming WAFU Women Cup of Nations scheduled for Cote d’Ivoire from February 10 to 24, 2018. The list, which also has veterans, Joy…
Soccer analyst urges AFCON 2000 finals recipe for Falcons
A Soccer analyst, Bright Ejeh has charged the Super Falcons to replicate the AFCON 2000 scenario in Saturday’s AWCON 2016 finals against the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon.
Falcons advance to AWCON semi-finals, to meet South Africa Tuesday
Defending champions Nigeria and arch-rivals Ghana on Saturday completed the line-up for the semi-finals at the ongoing Women’s African Cup of Nations (AWCON) in Cameroon.