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    Falcons claim first victory at 2019 Women’s World Cup

Falcons claim first victory at 2019 Women’s World Cup

Super Falcons of Nigeria finally got their first taste of victory at the 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup with a 2-0 win over South Korea.The Nigerian ladies, who were beaten in their opening game by Norway, took a first half lead after the opponents scored an own-goal, thanks to Korea’s Kim Doyeon.https://twitter.com/FIFAWWC/status/1138821114803695617Asisat Oshoala then sealed the victory after the break following a [...]

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    France 2019: How ready are African teams?

France 2019: How ready are African teams?

Exactly five days to the 2019 Fifa Women's World Cup kick off in France, TheCable is taking a closer look at the three countries that will represent the Confederation of African Football (CAF) at the mundial.It has been a drought of sorts for African teams, and making quarter-finals in France will not be any easier for the threesome.African teams have [...]

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    Super Falcons to play 10 warm-up games before World Cup

Super Falcons to play 10 warm-up games before World Cup

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has unveiled the Super Falcons' warm-up schedule in preparation for the Women’s World Cup.According to a statement released by the NFF on Thursday, the team will participate in a four-nation invitational tournament in China from January 17 to 20 and will also compete in the Cyprus Women’s Cup from February 25 to March 7.The team [...]

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    Super Falcons to lock horns with France, Norway at Women’s World Cup

Super Falcons to lock horns with France, Norway at Women’s World Cup

The Super Falcons of Nigeria have been drawn against host nation, France, as well as Korea Republic and Norway in Group A of the FIFA Women’s World Cup.The draw ceremony was held in Paris on Saturday.World Cup debutant, South Africa, are in Group B alongside Germany, China and Spain.Africa's third representative at the mundial, Cameroon, are in Group E against [...]

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    Formiga, Marta break records in Brazil’s win

Formiga, Marta break records in Brazil’s win

Formiga and Marta scored record-breaking goals for Brazil in their 2-0 win over Korea Republic in Montreal.  Formiga, 37, become the oldest scorer in FIFA Women's World Cup after putting her side ahead in the 33rd minute. Marta then made her own history becoming the top scorer in the tournament's history after scoring from the spot in the 53rd minute.The [...]

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    Falconets beat Korea to claim first Group C win

Falconets beat Korea to claim first Group C win

The Super Falconets are a point away from qualifying for the knockout stage of the FIFA Women’s World Cup in Canada after a 2-1 win over Korea Republic in Moncton.A draw in their last Group C match against England on Wednesday in Edmonton is all the team needs now after goals from Courtney Dike and Chinwendu Ihezuo were enough to [...]

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    Falconets begin World Cup with Mexico draw

Falconets begin World Cup with Mexico draw

Nigeria U-20 women national team, the Super Falconets, opened their account at the 2014 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in Canada with a 1-1 draw with Mexico at the Moncton Stadium, Moncton.Mexico took the lead in the 23rd minute as Fabiola Ibarra slotted home from 20 metres after an inadequately headed clearance from Nigeria goalkeeper, Sandra Chichi, who was attempting [...]

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    THE PANEL: Nigeria to win first World Cup game in 9 attempts

THE PANEL: Nigeria to win first World Cup game in 9 attempts

The Super Eagles of Nigeria kickoff their World Cup 2014 campaign today with a match with Iran at the Arena da Baixada and are hoping to win their first World Cup match since France 1998.With group favourites Argentina beating Bosnia 2-1 yesterday, Nigeria, who are expected to compete with tournament newcomers Bosnia and today’s opponent, Iran for the second spot, [...]

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    Countdown Day 32: South Korea look to replicate 2002 height

Countdown Day 32: South Korea look to replicate 2002 height

Italians are known for their cuisines and more importantly, artistic values. But none would want to paint a picture of this scenario that has haunted the nation for 12 years now.Four minutes away from penalty shootout in extra time, South Korea’s Lee Young-Pyo lofts the ball into the box, and striker Ahn Jong-Hwan climbs above the legendary Paolo Maldini [...]

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