Nigeria’s Falconets face Tanzania girls, seek to advance in 2024 U20 World Cup qualifier

November 18, 2023 Adejayan Gbenga Gsong 0

Nigeria’s U20 girls, Falconets will go up against their Tanzanian counterparts in a 2024 FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup African qualifying series second round, second leg encounter at the MKO Abiola National Stadium on Sunday. Both teams battled to a one-goal draw in the first leg match played at the Azam Sports Complex in Tanzania’s commercial and industrial capital, Dar Read More

Super Falcons star named player of the month in Saudi Arabia

November 17, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Super Falcons of Nigeria star Ashleigh Plumptre is back on the trends on social media The 25-year-old Plumptre is making waves based on her exploits with Al-Ittihad in Saudi Arabia. Plumptre has been in fine form in Saudi Arabia and recently scored three goals for Al-Ittihad Ladies. She however was not called up for the Super Falcons’ matchup with the Read More

Sports Minister ecstatic as Super Falcons thrash Ethiopia, set-up Cameroon clash in 2024 Olympics qualifier

November 1, 2023 Editor 0

The Minister of Sports Development Senator John Owan Enoh has applauded the exceptional performance of Nigeria’s Super Falcons as they reach the third round of the African qualifiers for next year’s Women Olympic Football Tournament on a 5-1 aggregate win over Feisty Lucy of Ethiopia Speaking briefly after the match, which held at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium Abuja on Read More

2024 Olympics qualifier: Come out and cheer Super Falcons to victory, Gusau tells Nigerians

October 27, 2023 Adejayan Gbenga Gsong 0

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Ibrahim Gusau has urged Nigerians to come out to support the Super Falcons when they take on Ethiopia in their 2024 Olympics Qualifier at the Abuja National stadium on Tuesday October 30, 2023. The Nigerian senior women National team forced their Ethiopian counterpart to 1-1 draw in Addis Ababa on Wednesday and will Read More

Official: Naija Ratels unveil Onome Ebi ahead of new NWFL season

October 16, 2023 Editor 0

Super Falcons captain Onome Ebi has linked up with Nigeria Women’s Football League outfit Naija Ratels.Ebi joined the Lagos-based club on a free transfer. The 40-year-old was in the books of Spanish Iberdola side Levante Las Planas last season. The experienced centre-back has been assigned jersey number 5 by her new club. Ebi is making a return to the NWFL Read More

Naija Ratels: Onome Ebi becomes highest paid player in Nigeria, to get choice Abuja land [PICTURES]

October 15, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Newly unveiled Naija Ratels FC player, now captain Onome Ebi has been given a land at Life Camp, one of the high breed areas in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital. President of Ratels Sports Development Foundation (RSDF), Barr. Paul Edeh, announced the huge property gift to Onome at the weekend during her unveiling at the prestigious Transcorp Hilton Hotel Abuja. Barr. Edeh Read More

Oshoala, Nnadozie, 20 others make Super Falcons list to face Ethiopia in 2024 Olympics qualifier

October 9, 2023 Editor 0

Goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie, defender Osinachi Ohale and forward Asisat Oshoala headline a list of 22 players invited to the Super Falcons’ camp for this month’s Paris 2024 Women Olympic Football Tournament qualification fixture against the Senior Women National Team of Ethiopia. Ethiopia will host the first leg of the second-round fixture in Addis Ababa on Wednesday, October 25 with the Read More

Danjuma returns as Nigeria’s Falconets’ handler, ‘Aboki’ coach, Ekpo join technical crew

September 28, 2023 Editor 0

Christopher Musa Danjuma has returned to his job as Head Coach of the U20 Women National Team, Falconets, following a screening and interview process by the NFF Technical Committee. The committee submitted its recommendation and the same has been approved by the NFF Executive Committee. The process began with a one-week public notice which requested for applications from suitably qualified persons, Read More

Breaking: Oparanozie quits Super Falcons, Club at 29

September 13, 2023 Ikenna Okonkwo 0

Nigeria’s Super Falcons star, Desire Oparanozie, has announced her decision to retire from country and club. Oparanozie who revealed this on Wednesday morning via her X, formerly Twitter, wrote, “To my fans, family, and friends, thank you for the show of love and support over the years. It’s time to take a bow, as I believe there’s no better time Read More

Breaking: Waldrum to get fresh Super Falcons job

September 12, 2023 Editor 0

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has mandated its Technical Committee to hold discussions with Super Falcons’ Head Coach, Randy Waldrum, with a view to extending the latter’s contract with the NFF. Waldrum steered the nine-time African champions to the Round of 16 at the FIFA Women’s World Cup finals in Australia and New Zealand, with the Super Falcons unbeaten in regulation Read More

Nigeria’s goalkeeper chase Arsenal out of Champions League

September 9, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Paris FC have knocked Arsenal out of the UEFA Women’s Champions League, and they have their Nigerian shot-stopper Chiamaka Nnadozie to thank. The 22-year-old goalkeeper carries on her form from the recent women’s World Cup, where she was indubitably one of the Super Falcon’s better performers, into her club side, helping them advance through the UWCL qualifying rounds. She kept Read More

Breaking: Tinubu hosts Nigeria’s Super Falcons

August 14, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

After arriving from the 2023 Women World Cup in Australia, the Super Falcons are currently being hosted by Nigeria’s First Lady, Oluremi Tinubu. The members of the female national team are being received at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Recall that the team lost out from the competition through penalties to the English team, the Lionesses last Monday, August 7, 2023. Read More

Women’s World Cup: Football stakeholders hail Super Falcons’ heroics

August 8, 2023 Editor 0

Some football stakeholders have hailed the Super Falcons for their heroics at the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Super Falcons on Monday bowed out of the Women’s flagship tournament, after losing 2-4 in a penalty shootout to England in the Round of 16, following a 0-0 Read More

Super Falcons to get World Cup money from FIFA

August 2, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

FIFA Secretary-General, Fatma Samoura has said Super Falcons would be paid directly. Samoura disclosed this to the players on Monday in their dressing room at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium following their 0-0 draw with the Republic of Ireland in their final group game of the World Cup. According to her, “It is because of you that for the first time in Read More

What Waldrum said after Super Falcons booked Round of 16 place

August 1, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Super Falcons coach Randy Waldrum is disappointed by his team’s failure to beat Ireland Republic but is delighted after silencing critics. Nigeria defied the odds to finish second in Group B of the Women’s World Cup and secure a place in the Round of 16. After a goalless draw against Canada in their opening group game, the Super Falcons defeated Read More

Happening now: Oshoala starts as Nigeria’s Super Falcons face Ireland in Women’s World Cup *See full list

July 31, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Super Falcons coach Randy Waldrum has made a change to the squad that won their last game against the co-host, Australia ahead of last group clash against Ireland on Monday. Asisat Oshoala starts, while Ifeoma Onumonu drops to the bench, according to the official lineup. The match starts 11am, Nigerian time. Starting lineup Nnadozie GKAloziePlumptreOhaleDemehinPayneAyindeUchiebeAjibadeKanuOshoala

Ian slams NFF over Super Falcons Women’s World Cup pay row

July 28, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Former Arsenal player and football pundit Ian Wright has sent a blunt message to Nigeria’s Football Federation after the Super Falcons earned a historic win over 2023 Women’s World Cup co-hosts Australia on Thursday. Nigeria’s preparations for the tournament were shrouded in chaos with threats of a boycott and reports manager Randy Waldrum could have been sacked before a ball Read More

Breaking: Super Falcons defeat Australia, top group B

July 27, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Nigerian Super Falcons came from behind to defeat the co-host of the 2023 Women World Cup, Australia. The win put Falcons on the brink of Round of 16. Nigeria came from a goal down to defeat Australia 3-2 in a Group B Women’s World Cup game played at Brisbane Stadium on Thursday. The Super Falcons came into the match aware Read More

2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup: Chiamaka Nnadozie shines as Nigeria’s Super Falcons stop Canada in group opener

July 21, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Nigeria enjoyed an encouraging start to their 2023 Fifa Women’s World Cup campaign after holding Canada to a 0-0 draw in Melbourne on Friday. In a Group B match in which the odds seemed to be stacked against them, the Super Falcons rose to the occasion to frustrate their much-fancied opponents. Even after having a penalty awarded against them, the Read More