President Buhari motivates Super Eagles, Super Falcons

President Buhari motivates Super Eagles, Super Falcons

          His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari (GCFR) has taken time to speak with players of the Super Eagles and Super Falcons ahead of important matches on Saturday. The President and Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces of the Federal Republic reached out to the camps of the two teams via video call through the President of Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick. Pinnick told thenff.com that President Buhari charged the players of the Super Eagles to give their very best in their match against Burundi in their opening…

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France 2019: Falcons shed tears of joy as they qualify to play Germany in Grenoble

France 2019: Falcons shed tears of joy as they qualify to play Germany in Grenoble

  The Super Falcons’ qualification was confirmed on Thursday night after Chile could only defeat Thailand 2-0 in the final match of Group F, to seal Nigeria’s passage.   The Chileans could have nicked the third goal they badly needed to make progress at the expense of Nigeria late in the game but fluffed a penalty kick awarded with minutes left.   The result made Nigeria the fourth best third –placed team, and final qualifier, for the Round of 16. They will also have to play Germany, to whom they…

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FAME launches #Fly Super Falcons World Cup Campaign 

FAME launches #Fly Super Falcons World Cup Campaign 

An Abuja-based Non-Governmental Organisation, FAME Foundation, has launched the #FlySuperFalcons campaign in support of the Super Falcons as they begin their eighth FIFA World Cup appearance in France. The initiative is to take a side with the Reigning African Champion, the Super Falcons of Nigeria. Speaking in Abuja on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, the Founder, Aderonke Bello, noted that the organisation launched the campaign to create awareness and visibility for Women’s    Football in Nigeria and to also gather support from Nigerians. She noted that the campaign will provide Nigerians…

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Women’ World Cup preparations: Falcons meet Slovakia again in friendly

Women’ World Cup preparations: Falcons meet Slovakia again in friendly

      The Super Falcons will travel from their Avita Resort camp in Bad Tatzmannsdorf to Slovakia on Sunday for a friendly against their Slovakian counterparts – the second time both teams would be meeting this year. On 1st March 2019 at the Cyprus Women’s Cup in March, the nine –time African champions edged a seven –goal thriller against the Slovakians, with goals from midfielder Rita Chikwelu (a brace), defender Osinachi Ohale and forward Anam Imo. Sunday’s game comes up five days after the Falcons travelled to Hungary to defeat…

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WAFU Women’s Cup final: Falcons will score goals to beat Cote d’Ivoire- Madu

WAFU Women’s Cup final: Falcons will score goals to beat Cote d’Ivoire- Madu

The Ghanaian ladies prevented free scoring Super Falcons from getting the goals in the semifinal of the ongoing WAFU Women’s Cup tournament though Falcons eventually won the match 4-2 via penalty but the Assistant Coach of the Nigerian team Maureen Madu has assured that her girls will deliver the goals in Sunday’s final against host Cote d’Ivoire to win the Trophy at stake. “We had more chances than the Black Queens of Ghana and football is like that sometimes attackers become more nervous and tries to score by all means to…

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2019 WAFU Cup semifinal: Up your game against Ghana- Dennerby, Madu charge Falcons

2019 WAFU Cup semifinal: Up your game against Ghana- Dennerby, Madu charge Falcons

Super Falcons’ Chief Coach Thomas Dennerby and his assistant Maureen Madu have charged the players to double their efforts and put up a strong performance against rivals Ghana in Thursday’s semifinal match of the ongoing WAFU Women’s Cup tournament holding in Cote d’Ivoire. Maureen Madu who spoke on behalf of the team disclosed to www.adantesports.com.ng that the Chief Coach and the entire coaching crew of the team were not happy about the performance of the team in the final Group B match where they fought hard to beat Mali 2-0 on Tuesday…

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WAFU Cup: Super Falcons vow to sweep aside Niger

WAFU Cup: Super Falcons vow to sweep aside Niger

  African champions Nigeria intend to take all their opportunities when they clash with the senior women team of Niger Republic in Abidjan on Saturday in order to seal a place in the WAFU Women’s Cup Tournament.   The Nigeriens are the standout whipping team of Group B after a 10-0 bashing in the hands of Mali on Thursday evening, just after the Falcons thrashed Burkina Faso’s girls 5-1 at the same Parc des Sports in Treichville.   Former junior international Uchenna Kanu bagged a hat-trick, and was named Woman-of-the-Match. The…

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WAFU Cup: Super Falcons vow to sweep aside Niger

WAFU Cup: Super Falcons vow to sweep aside Niger

  African champions Nigeria intend to take all their opportunities when they clash with the senior women team of Niger Republic in Abidjan on Saturday in order to seal a place in the WAFU Women’s Cup Tournament.   The Nigeriens are the standout whipping team of Group B after a 10-0 bashing in the hands of Mali on Thursday evening, just after the Falcons thrashed Burkina Faso’s girls 5-1 at the same Parc des Sports in Treichville.   Former junior international Uchenna Kanu bagged a hat-trick, and was named Woman-of-the-Match….

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Dennerby, Madu hail Falcons 5-1 victory against Burkina Faso in WAFU Cup

Dennerby, Madu hail Falcons 5-1 victory against Burkina Faso in WAFU Cup

Super Falcons’ Head Coach Thomas Dennerby and his assistant Maureen Madu has praised the winning efforts of the Nigerian team for spanking Burkina Faso 5-1 in the team’s first group match of the ongoing WAFU Cup holding in Cote d’Ivoire. Dennerby disclosed after the match. “My team actually played well in this match. No matter how you say the opposition is weak it is not easy to put five goals into the net of  Burkina Faso in a tournament like this. “So I am very happy with the girls. We…

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Falcons land in  Cote d’Ivoire, as Coach Madu wants WAFU Cup as Birthday gift

Falcons land in  Cote d’Ivoire, as Coach Madu wants WAFU Cup as Birthday gift

Super Falcons Assistant Coach Maureen Madu has urged her players to win the WAFU Cup tournament starting tomorrow in Cote d’Ivoire for her as her birthday gift. The former Falcons star disclosed this in Abuja on Tuesday shortly before the team’s departure to Cote d’Ivoire “I was surprised to see my boss Thomas Dennerby and the players singing happy birthday song for me while the Chief Coach and one of the crew surprisingly threw me up to celebrate my birthday. I was really surprised. “i am using this opportunity to thank…

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