FALCONS THRASH THAILAND 3-0, END CAMPAIGN ON A HIGH
Written by thereachfm on March 7, 2019
Nigeria’s women national team, Super Falcons ended their campaign at the Cyprus Women’s Cup with a commanding 3-0 win over Thailand – one of the 24 countries that will take part in this summer’s FIFA Women’s World Cup finals.
Forward Asisat Oshoala scored her second goal of the tournament in the 23rd minute to open the floodgate, before defender Onome Ebi made it two for Nigeria five minutes later.
The Falcons who edged Slovakia in an interesting encounter on Friday, with goals from Rita Chikwelu, Osinachi Ohale and Imo, however lost 0-1 to Belgium on Monday.
The Nigeria Football Federation and Coach Dennerby are presently studying a number of invitations from some other countries qualified for the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, with a view to deciding which teams the Falcons should still confront before the finals.