Super Falcons lift WAFU Cup, return today
Nigeria swept to glory in the 2019 WAFU Women’s Cup tournament in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, yesterday, as the Super Falcons edged host nation Cote d’Ivoire 5-4 after penalty shootout in an interesting final match at the Stade Robert Champroux.
Dennerby lists Nwabuoku, Okoronkwo, 18 others for WAFU Cup
Super Falcons’ Head Coach, Thomas Dennerby has included defender and former team captain, Evelyn Nwabuoku and midfielder...
Falcons face Mali, Niger, Burkina Faso at WAFU Cup
African champions, Super Falcons of Nigeria will contend with Burkina Faso, Niger Republic and Mali in the group phase of this year’s WAFU B Women’s Tournament taking place in Abidjan between May 8 and 18. They will play in Group B. Host nation Cote d’Ivoire, alongside Togo, Senegal and Ghana will battle things out in…
Flying Eagles meet Junior Mena for WAFU Cup
The Under-20 National Team, the Flying Eagles, will today begin their campaign for the WAFU Cup tournament, as they clash with the Junior Mena...
Perennial rivals, Ghana, Nigeria clash today as WAFU Cup enters semifinals
They have met several times in this game and on most occasions, Nigeria’s Falcons had the upper hand. Tomorrow 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.
Garba Lawal counts gains from Eagles’ participation in WAFU Cup
Former international midfielder, Garba Lawal has described Nigeria’s participation in the just concluded Ghana 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations as a success because it has produced players that the national team coach could call up for some positions in the main Super Eagles team.
Okpotu seeks for space among stars
Like a bolt from the blues, Anthony Okpotu dropped on Nigerian football last season literally out of nowhere.
No bonus for Eagles, team to share prize money
The home-based Eagles will not get any win or draw bonus at the on-going WAFU Cup holding Ghana. Rather, members of the team will share from any prize they win...
WAFU Cup: Ezenwa the hero as Nigeria holds Mali
Super Eagles Goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa put up a fantastic show in Nigeria’s second match of the on-going WAFU Cup with his heroics ensuring the home-based national team held Mali to a goalless draw.