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Falconets wallop CAR 7-0 in U20 WCQ

Two-time runners-up of the Fifa U20 Women’s World Cup, Nigeria’s Falconets fired from all cylinders as they hit the U20 girls of Central African Republic 7-0 in their Fifa U20 Women’s World Cup Africa first round, first leg encounter in Douala on Saturday. The Falconets made things abundantly clear from the second minute of the

Falconets confident as race to Costa Rica begins in Douala

Coach Christopher Danjuma has expressed confidence in his Nigeria U20 girls as the real race for berths at the Fifa U20 Women’s World Cup Costa Rica 2022 begins for Nigeria in Douala on Saturday, with a first round, first leg encounter against the U20 girls of Central African Republic. A contingent including 23 players

Fifa appoints Sanusi to superintend Ghana, Zimbabwe WCQ

World football-governing body, Fifa has appointed the General Secretary of Nigeria Football Federation, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi as match commissioner for next month’s Fifa World Cup Qatar 2022 African qualifying tie between Ghana and Zimbabwe in Cape Coast, Ghana.     The Black Stars and the Warriors will take to the pitch of Cape Coast Stadium as

Ex-Falcons’ Okosieme, Igunbor for Betsy Obaseki Cup draws

Two retired Super Falcons superstars, Nkiru Okosieme and Okuwa Igunbor will be on ground on Sunday, September 26 at New Festival Hall, Government House, Benin City to pick and conduct the draws ceremony for the First edition of the Betsy Obaseki Cup. The Local Organising Committee of the event headed by Mrs. Sabina Chikere,

NWFL new season gets December 08 kickoff date

The NWFL Congress gives Aisha Falode Vote of Confidence for excellent administration of the NWFL leagues, the Premiership, Championship and Nationwide. The vote of confidence was moved by the chairman of Pelican Stars of Calabar, Comrade Sam Kombor of behalf of the Congress members. The 2021 Premiership season will start in December and end in

IGP gets credit for Police Baton National Final 8 qualification.

The management of Police Baton of Lagos has attributed their National Final 8 qualification to the leadership of the Nigerian Police Force under the leadership of Inspector General of Police,  Usman Alkali Baba. Chairman of the club, Superintendent of Police Togun Michael said the improved level of motivation for the players and coaches during the

Falconets off to Douala for CAR clash

Africa’s most successful team at the Fifa U20 Women’s World Cup finals, the Falconets of Nigeria will on Saturday commence another race to qualify for the global tournament when they square up to their counterparts from the Central African Republic in the city of Douala, Cameroon. Africa’s football-governing body, CAF has not approved any stadia

Banyana spank Falcons to win Aisha Buhari Cup

Two penalties and an own goal by defender Michelle Alozie conspired to hand South Africa’s Banyana Banyana victory over the Super Falcons in the final match of the maiden edition of Aisha Buhari Invitational Tournament at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena, Lagos on Tuesday. The incidences of penalties and own goal should take nothing away from

Onyema doles out N20m to Falcons

President of Air Peace Airline, Barrister Allen Onyema was not dismayed by the lashing received by the Super Falcons in the hands of South Africa’s Banyana Banyana at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena on Tuesday. He presented the sum of N10million to the Super Falcons’ class of 1999 that reached the quarter finals of the

Aisha Buhari, Asisat, ‘99 Falcons dazzle at NFF-Aiteo Football Awards

The third edition of the annual NFF-Aiteo Football Awards took the City of Lagos by storm on Monday night, with the country’s First Lady, Dr. (Mrs.) Aisha Buhari, as well as four-time African Player of the Year Asisat Oshoala, home-based professional Gift Monday and the Super Falcons’ class of 1999 the star attraction at