Falconets challenge Falcons in warm-up clash Thursday

Falconets challenge Falcons in warm-up clash Thursday
Super Falcons coach Florence Omagbemi

by Staff Reporter

Wednesday Nov 02, 2016. 11:06

Nigeria U20 women’s team, the Falconets, will challenge their senior counterparts the Super Falcons in a warm-up game for both teams in Abuja Thursday.

The Falconets are preparing for the FIFA U20 World Cup in Papua New Guinea, while Falcons are getting set for the defence of the women’s AFCON crown in Cameroon.

Both tournaments are scheduled for later this month.

On Monday, the Falcons lost 4-2 to a boys team 4-2 in another test game.

Falcons coach Florence Omagbemi disclosed that three foreign pros have now joined up with the squad.

They are Ngozi Ebere, Esther Sunday and Francesca Ordega.

The other invited pros are due in latest this weekend.

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