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U-20 FIFA World Cup: Falconets Arrive France



The Nigerian U-20 female National Team, Super Falconets have arrived France ahead of the FIFA U-2O Women’s World Cup.

The team, comprising of 21 players and 11 officials arrived Saint Malo, their base for the World Cup on Thursday evening.

The Nigerian side is scheduled to face Germany in their opening fixture at Stade de Marville, Saint Malo on Monday, August 6, while their second game is against Haiti at the same venue on Thursday August 9.

More so, their final group game will be against China on Monday, August 13 at the Stade de Clos Gastel, Lehon Dinah.

The competition will run from August 5 to August 24.

Falconets & Coaching Crew


The full squad includes:

Goalkeepers [3]: Okeke Onyinyechukwu [Edo Queens]; Nnadozie Chiamaka [Rivers Angels]; Akarekor Rita [Sunshine Queens]

Defenders [6]: Ogbonna Glory (Ibom Angels]; Famuditi Oluwakemi Confluence Queens]; Duru Joy [Nasarawa Amazons]; Ologbosere Mary [Rivers Angels]; Sunday Opeyemi [Sunshine Queens]; Ezekiel Blessing [Rivers Angels];

Midfielders [7]: Saiki Mary [Rivers Angels]; Ucheibe Christy [Nasarawa Amazons]; Efih Peace [Edo Queens]; Saheed Adebisi [Bayelsa Queens]; Amoo Bashirat [Confluence Queens]; Igboamalu Grace [Nasarawa Amozons]; Odueke Taibat [Edo Queens];

Forwards[5]: Monday Gift [FC Robo]; Ajibade Rasheedat [FC Robo]; Imo Anam [Nasarawa Amazons]; Okeke Chidinma [FC Robo]; Bello Aishat [Nasarawa Amazons]