WAFCON 2022: Super Falcons goalie Nnadozie suspended for South Africa clash
The Super Falcons of Nigeria will be without their first-choice goalkeeper, Chiamaka Nnadozie, for Monday’s opening Group C game against South Africa at the 2022 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations.
Nnadozie is suspended after receiving yellow cards in different matches in the qualifiers against Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire.
Tochukwu Oluehi, who is based in Israel, is expected to take her position between the sticks against the Banyana Banyana.
Yewande Balogun is the other goalkeeper on the team.
The highly-anticipated encounter is slated for the Moulay Hassan Stadium, Rabat, Morocco.
Debutants, Botswana, and Burundi are the other teams in the group.
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2023 WWC: Abiodun to miss Super Falcons’ clash with Republic of Ireland
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2023 WWC: Super Falcons in buoyant mood ahead Australia clash — Ebi
Super Falcons captain Onome Ebi says the team is already looking forward to their second game against co-hosts Australia at the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup.Randy Waldrum’s side started their campaign with an impressive 0-0 draw against Olympic champions Canada on Friday.The West Africans are back at their base in Brisbane for Thursday’s clash with the Matildas.Ebi said the Super Falcons are in high spirits ahead of the game.“We are in very high spirits, I can tell y...
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