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How South Africa abandoned Super Falcons after Olympics qualification

How South Africa abandoned Super Falcons after Olympics qualification

The Nigeria Football Federation has narrated the hostile treatment of the South African Football Association after the Super Falcons pipped Banyana Banyana to the Paris 2024 Olympics ticket on Tuesday.  Nigeria defeated South Africa 1-0 on aggregate despite settling for a goalless draw in Pretoria and they advanced to the Olympics stage for the first time since 2008. The result did not go down well with...

2024 Olympic Qualifiers: Zambia join Super Falcons in Paris after comeback against Morocco

2024 Olympic Qualifiers: Zambia join Super Falcons in Paris after comeback against Morocco

Zambia joined the Super Falcons in qualifying for the Paris 2024 Olympics on Tuesday night after coming back from a first leg deficit against Morocco to win 2-0. The Copper Queens lost the first leg on home soil 2-1 but turned their fortunes around on Moroccan thanks to Barbra Banda's 38th minute strike which levelled the tie 2-2 on aggregate. The game went into extra time...

WAFCON 2024 Qualifiers: Super Falcons edge closer with comfortable victory over Cape Verde

2024 Olympic Qualifiers: Super Falcons end 16-year tournament drought

The Super Falcons booked their spot at Summer Olympics for the first time in since 2008 after edging past South Africa 1-0 on aggregate in the final round of the qualifiers on Tuesday evening. Randy Waldrum's ladies got the all important win in the first leg in Abuja courtesy of Rasheedat Ajibade's penalty. There was very little action in the return leg in Pretoria with Chinwendu...

Women’s World Cup: South Africa coach Ellis makes bold prediction after round of 16 exit

Olympics Qualifiers: South Africa targeting early goal against Nigeria

Banyana Banyana head coach Desiree Ellis has challenged her players to chase an early goal in the second leg of their Olympics qualifying match against Nigeria on Tuesday, April 9. South Africa are looking to overturn a 1-0 deficit from the first leg in Abuja as they aim for a ticket to the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. Ellis' ladies struggled to break the Super Falcons last...

Women’s World Cup: Ajibade beams with confidence, predicts Nigeria vs England outcome

Olympics Qualifiers: Ajibade rallies for Nigerians support against South Africa

Super Falcons captain Rasheedat Ajibade has called on Nigerians to believe and support the team in their qualification quest for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games against South Africa on Tuesday. Nigeria have a 1-0 advantage from the first-leg in Abuja after Ajibade’s penalty separated the two teams on Friday. The record African champions have their sights set on playing in the women’s football event in Paris,...