Nigeria women’s team, the Super Falcons, have named nine overseas-based pros including Arsenal ...
Nigeria women’s team, the Super Falcons, have named nine overseas-based pros including Arsenal Ladies star Asisat Oshoala and France-based striker Desire Oparanozie.
Other pros for the trip to Dakar are Onome Ebi (Belarus), Josephine Chukwunonye, Ngozi Okobi, Rita Chikwelu (Sweden), Evelyn Nwabuoku (Kazakhstan), Francisca Ordega (USA) and Ebere Orji (Hungary).
Senegal host the Falcons on Dakar on Friday with the return leg in Abuja on Tuesday.
The overall winners will advance to the 2016 African Women’s Championship in Cameroon in November.
Falcons squad to Senegal:
Ibubeleye Whyte (Rivers Angels); Sandra Chichi (Bayelsa Queens); Onome Ebi (FC Minsk, Belarus); Blessing Edoho (Pelican Stars); Josephine Chukwunonye (Vittsjoe GIK, Sweden); Osinachi Ohale (Rivers Angels); Ugo Njoku (Rivers Angels); Gladys Akpa (Sunshine Queens); Desire Oparanozie (EN Avent de Guingamp, France); Ngozi Okobi (Vittsjoe GIK, Sweden); Asisat Oshoala (Arsenal Ladies); Evelyn Nwabuoku (Kazygurt, Kazakhstan); Winifred Eyebhokia (Nasarawa Amazons); Francisca Ordega (Washington Spirit, USA); Osarenoma Igbinovia (Bayelsa Queens); Rita Chikwelu (Umea IK, Sweden); Chioma Wogu (Kogi Confluence); Ebere Orji (Ferencvaros, Hungary)