Tremendous Falcons coach Dennerby names Oshoala, Oparanozie 22 others for Cyprus Girls's Cup – Pulse Nigeria

Tremendous Falcons head coach Thomas Dennerby has known as up star gamers Asisat Oshoala and Want Oparazonie as a part of the 24 gamers that can characterize Nigeria on the Cyprus Girls’s Cup match.

The Tremendous Falcons are set to compete on the Cyprus Girls’s Cup match beginning Wednesday, February, 27th in Larnaca as they step of preparation for the 2019 FIFA Girls’s World Cup

The match is predicted to characteristic 12 groups from world wide grouped into three teams of 4 international locations every.

The Tremendous Falcons had been with out Oshoala as they beat Romania 4-1 to complete third on the Meizhou’s 4 Nation Match held in China earlier within the yr.

Dennerby has nonetheless known as up his finest legs for the competitors which is able to characteristic AWCON 2018 rivals Bayana Bayana of South Africa.

Oshoala was absent from the match held in China as she sealed a transfer to Spanish giants Barcelona Femeni.

Dennerby requested for fine quality video games to assist the Tremendous Falcons put together for the world stage.

Different international locations that shall be collaborating on the competitors embody Mexico, Italy, Finland, Belgium, Slovakia, Korea DPR, Czech Republic, Thailand, Hungary, and Austria.

The Tremendous Falcons gamers are anticipated to reach the nation as they depart for the competitors via the Nnamdi Azikiwe Worldwide Airport, Abuja on Sunday, February 24.

They are going to play their first recreation of the competitors on Wednesday, February 27 earlier than video games towards Slovakia on Friday, March 1 and Belgium on Monday, March 4.


Group A – Czech Republic, Finland, Korea DPR, South Africa

Group B – Hungary, Italy, Mexico, Thailand

Group C – Austria, Belgium, Nigeria, Slovakia

 24 Tremendous Falcons to Cyprus

Goalkeepers: Tochukwu Oluehi; Christy Ohiaeriaku; Chiamaka Nnadozie

Defenders: Glory Ogbonna; Religion Michael; Onome Ebi; Osinachi Ohale; Josephine Chukwunonye; Ngozi Ebere

Midfielders: Amarachi Okoronkwo; Ngozi Okobi; Rita Chikwelu; Halimatu Ayinde; Cecilia Nku

Forwards: Anam Imo; Asisat Oshoala; Rasheedat Ajibade; Francisca Ordega; Chinaza Uchendu; Chinwendu Ihezuo; Alice Ogebe; Ini-Abasi Umotong; Alice Ogebe; Uchenna Kanu

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