National Women’s teams Coordinator and Chairperson of Edo Queens of Benin City, Aisha Falode, says she was sure that the national U-20 Women’s national team, other wise known as the Super Falconets, which narrowly lost the last World Cup final to Germany has the capacity not only to qualify for the next World Cup but at this time go all the way and win the trophy.
The Nigerian side takes on their South African counterparts this weekend in Johannesburg, November 7 to be precise with a 2-1 lead advantage, but Falode says going by the support the NFF has given to the team and the huge confidence that the players have exhibited she was sure that the team will come away with a win On Saturday. It’s the final round qualifier for the Junior Women’s World Cup
“The Nigeria league system might be in some form of quandary at the moment but I know that the girls we have are ready to do the Nation proud and that I know will be demonstrated on Saturday in Johannesburg. Falode revealed that as a woman, her passion for football and especially Women’s football will never waiver assuring that in due course she will be part of the process of revitalizing Nigerian women’s football.