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Nigeria call up Oshoala, Ordega, 16 others to battle Senegal

•Oshoala in action at the Women’s World Cup in Canada
•Oshoala in motion on the Ladies’s World Cup in Canada
Head Coach of the Tremendous Falcons, Florence Omagbemi has picked eighteen gamers, amongst whom are former African ladies’s footballer award winner, Arsenal’s Asisat Oshoala, Francisca Ordega of Washington Spirit, USA, to prosecute Africa Ladies Championship qualifying match towards the Terenga Lioness of Senegal slated for Friday, eight April in Dakar.
Different gamers referred to as by Coach Omagbemi embrace Want Oparanozie who performs for EN Avent de Guingamp, France, Ngozi Okobi (Vittsjoe GIK, Sweden), Evelyn Nwabuoku (Kazygurt, Kazakhstan) and a number of others who’re on the house entrance.
The coach stated after Tuesday’s coaching session that “It isn’t straightforward for me to drop anybody for this recreation. I want I might go to Dakar with all of the gamers however I can’t. We’ve got to hold working collectively to obtain our widespread objective, which is profitable. We’re going to Senegal to win.”
She advised the gamers who have been dropped: “Not going to Senegal doesn’t imply that you’re not a part of the staff. You is probably not a part of the workforce going to Dakar now however you’ll nonetheless have the chance of preventing for a spot within the workforce for the return leg subsequent week.
“Maintain working exhausting until we return from Dakar, and help your workforce mates going to Senegal with prayers for the workforce to achieve success. The staff’s success means everybody’s success.”
The Squad:
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); Want Oparanozie (EN Avent de Guingamp, France); Ngozi Okobi (Vittsjoe GIK, Sweden); Asisat Oshoala (Arsenal Women); 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); and Ebere Orji (Ferencvaros, Hungary).
Posted by pmnews on April 5, 2016, 6:33 pm. Filed underneath CAF competitions, Soccer, Sports activities.
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