4- Nation tourney: Falcons beat Romania 4-1 to win 3rd place trophy

4- Nation tourney: Falcons beat Romania 4-1 to win 3rd place trophy

BY EDITOR Thomas Dennerby’s side scored three times in the final 25 minutes to fuel 4-1 thrashing of the Europeans in Wuhua.   Nigeria senior women team responded to their China disappointing loss with a 4-1 hammering of European side Romania on Sunday. Having been thrashed 3-0 at the Wuhua Olympic Sports Stadium on Thursday, the pressure was on Thomas Dennerby’s ladies to redeem themselves and they ensured the bounce back. Late in the first half, Chinwendu Ihezuo marked her starting debut at the senior level with a goal as…

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Super Falcons off to China for 4-Nation tourney

Super Falcons off to China for 4-Nation tourney

    BY EDITOR   African champions Nigeria have flown to China for a 4-Nation Tournament as they kickstart their preparations for the 8th FIFA Women’s World Cup taking place in France this summer.   A delegation comprising of 16 players and nine officials departed Nigeria aboard an Egypt Air flight from the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Monday afternoon and was expected to arrive in the Chinese city of Meizhou, in the Guangdong province of the world’s most populous nation by Tuesday evening.   Four other players, namely defender…

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