Opeyemi Ajakaye

Falconets boss Danjuma invites 19 players for double-header against Tanzania 

Christopher Musa Danjuma, head coach of the Nigerian women's under-20 team, has handpicked 19 players for their upcoming FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup qualifying match against Tanzania this Sunday. Danjuma called up three goalkeepers, six defenders, five midfielders, and five forwards for the first leg of their second-round tie against the Twiga Stars. Faith Omilana, who was in between the sticks for Nigeria at the FIFA...

WAFU U20 Women’s Cup: Falconets whitewash Togo 6-0

WAFU U20 Women’s Cup: Falconets whitewash Togo 6-0

Amina Bello and Flourish Sabastine scored two goals each as the Nigeria Under-20 women’s team, the Falconets, thrashed Togo 6-0 in their second group game at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi on Wednesday. The Falconets headed into the tie with their confidence high after a 7-0 win over the Niger Republic in their first game of the 2023 WAFU U-20 Women`s Championship. They started...