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U20 WWC: Spain beat Nigeria to advance to first-ever semi-finals

Spain booked their spot in the semi-finals of the 2018 FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup in France on Thursday after a 2-1 defeat of Nigeria’s Falconets.
Falconets and coach Christopher Danjuma (right) celebrate after they have eliminated China

Federal government approves payment of outstanding bonuses, allowances to Falconets

The federal government has approved the payment of all outstanding camp allowances and match bonuses accruing to the Falconets, Minister of Youths and Sports Solomon Dalung said on Thursday.
Falconets and coach Christopher Danjuma (right) celebrate after they have eliminated China

Falcons star Desire Oparanozie charges Falconets to attack Spain for victory

Super Falcons forward, Desire Oparanozie, is rooting for the Falconets to put up a fine performance against Spain in today’s quarter-final clash at the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup and advace to the semi-finals.
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James Peters slams Falconets over poor tactics against China

Former Technical Director of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), James Peters, has declared as negative the tactics adopted by the Super Falconets at the on-going FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France.

France 2018: Falconets arrive Tirol for final camping

The delegation of Nigeria’s U20 Women National Team, Falconets, has touched down in the Austrian city of Tirol for a final training camp ahead of the 9th FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup finals taking place in France next month.

FIFA appoints 45 referees for U-20 Women’s World Cup

FIFA Referees Committee on Wednesday appointed 15 female referees and 30 female assistant referees to officiate at the upcoming U-20 Women’s World Cup in France.

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