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England-born Nigerian winger Rinsola Babajide has been nominated for Liverpool Women’s Player of the Season for 2019-20.

Rinsola Babajide nominated for Liverpool women’s player of the season award

England-born Nigerian winger Rinsola Babajide has been nominated for Liverpool Women’s Player of the Season for 2019-20, Completesports.com reports.
Chidinma Okeke arrived in Spain on Friday morning ahead of her anticipated move to Spain's Liga Iberdrola side Madrid from FC Robo

FIFA celebrates Super Falcons star Chidinma Okeke at 20

World football governing body, FIFA, has sent congratulatory message to Super Falcons defender Chidinma Okeke on her 20th birthday on Tuesday.
Super Falcons striker Uchenna Kanu was on the score sheet for Linkopings in their Swedish Damallsvenskan game against Djurgardens on Saturday.

Super Falcons striker bags award in US

Super Falcons and Linköpings of Sweden forward Uchenna Kanu has been voted the Polk County Female Collegiate Athlete of the Year, in the 2020 All Sports Awards and Hall of Fame ceremony on Tuesday night in the United States of America.
Respite has come the way of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), as they are in the coming days to receive $500,000 (about 200 million Naira) from FIFA as a palliative for the Coronavirus Pandemic.

FIFA approves five substitutions during matches

Football teams will be allowed to use five substitutes when play resumes after the coronavirus pandemic, the sport’s law-making body announced on Friday.
Charity Adule will join the growing list of Nigerian players who are playing in the Spanish premiere Iberdrola, following her team’s promotion.

Charity Adule’s SD Eibar gains promotion to Spainish Iberdrola

Charity Adule will join the growing list of Nigerian players who are playing in the Spanish premiere Iberdrola, following her team’s promotion.
Fifa installed the five-man team, headed by Amr El-Ganainy, on August 20 to take charge of affairs in Egypt after officials in the past administration resigned following the nation’s poor performance at the Africa Cup of Nations.

Costa Rica and Panama to host 2020 U20 Women’s World Cup

Central America will host the 2020 U20 Women's World Cup in August, ahead of Nigeria's bid to become the first African country to stage a global women's tournament.

FIFA to decide Nigeria’s U-20 Women’s World Cup hosting fate September 12

Nigeria will on September 12 know the result of her bid to stage the 2020 U-20 Women’s World Cup when Federation of International Football Association (FIFA) formally announce the host nation.
FIFA officials inspecting Onikan stadiun on Lagos Island preparatory to the country’s hosting of the 2020 U-20 Women’s World Cup on Tuesday. NAN-Photo.

Lagos ready to host FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup – LSSC

The Lagos State Sports Commission (LSSC) led by the Executive Chairman, Kweku Tandoh, on Tuesday said the state was ready to host FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup 2020.
Super Falcons forward Asisat Oshoala has joined FC Barcelona Ladies on a six-month loan deal from Chinese club Dalian Quanjian that will expire on June 30.

Asisat Oshoala joins Barcelona Ladies on loan from Dalian Quanjian

Super Falcons forward Asisat Oshoala has joined FC Barcelona Ladies on a six-month loan deal from Chinese club Dalian Quanjian that will expire on June 30.

Solomon Dalung threatens to jail Amaju Pinnick over World Cup money

The Minister of Sports and Youth Development, Solomon Dalung, has again threatened officials of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to retire World Cup money or risk going to jail over the sum of N1.6 billion allegedly released to Amaju Pinnick to cover its expenditure up to the quarterfinals of the Russia 2018 World Cup.

Falconets coach rubbishes on unpaid camp allowances report

Danjuma said the claim by the reporter that the team was ‘suffering’ before the Sports Minister arrived and gave them personal cash was incorrect.
Falconets and coach Christopher Danjuma (right) celebrate after they have eliminated China

Coach Danjuma denies claims of Falconets’ unpaid camp allowances, lost money

Head Coach of the U20 Women National Team, Chris Danjuma, has dispelled reports claiming that players and official of his team were not paid their entitlements before and during the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup finals in France.
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.

FIFA: Nigeria, Ghana risk suspension over federation leadership crisis

World football governing body FIFA on Tuesday said it would go on to suspend Nigeria and Ghana from football activities if they failed to comply with its instructions by Monday.
Nigeria Falconets bound for the 2018 World Cup in France

U-20 WWC: Falconets to depart Austria for France Thursday

The Nigerian U-20 Women National Football Team, Falconets, will depart Austria for France on Thursday, 2nd August for the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup finals, according to a media release from the Nigeria Football Federation Communications Department.
Nigeria Falconets bound for the 2018 World Cup in France

France 2018: Minister Dalung boosts Falconets with $7,000

Mr. Solomon Dalung, Minister of Youth and Sports, has promised to bridge the welfare gap between the men and women’s national teams.

France 2018: Falconets Team List Not Ready – Coach

In order to avoid a last minute injury to any key member of the national U-20 women’s football team, Falconets, the technical crew has decided to hold on to their chest the names of the 21 players who will represent Nigeria in the FIFA U 20 Women’s World Cup final in France next month.

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