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People refresh themselves on a fountain at La Concha beach in the northern Spanish city of San Sebastian on June 26, 2019 at the start of a heatwave tipped to break records across Europe. ANDER GILLENEA - AFP

Two die in Spanish heatwave as France braces for 45 degrees

Temperatures in France are expected to hit a record high on Friday, as Europe swelters in a heatwave blamed for several deaths, including a 17-year-old farm worker in Spain.
On Saturday, the Super Falcons lost 3-0 to Germany in the Round of 16 but refused to leave their Mecure Hotel in protest over their unpaid bonuses and other outstanding payments.

Shehu Dikko: NFF have paid Super Falcons’ entitlements

Shehu Dikko, the second vice-president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), has denied an allegation that they owed the women's team outstanding bonuses and allowances
On Saturday, the Super Falcons lost 3-0 to Germany in the Round of 16 but refused to leave their Mecure Hotel in protest over their unpaid bonuses and other outstanding payments.

Super Falcons protest unpaid bonuses in France after Women’s World Cup exit

On Saturday, the Super Falcons lost 3-0 to Germany in the Round of 16 but refused to leave their Mecure Hotel in protest over their unpaid bonuses and other outstanding payments.
Super Falcons head coach, Thomas Dennerby believes matches against high profile teams like Germany will always gauge the team’s performance after they crashed out of the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France.

WWC: Playing Germany has helped my team – Falcons coach

Super Falcons head coach Thomas Dennerby believes matches against high profile teams like Germany will always gauge the team’s performance after they crashed out of the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France.
Germany send Super Falcons packing from 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup after 3-0 win on Saturday evening encounter at the Stade des Alpes in Grenoble. 23x

WWC: Super Falcons refuse to leave hotel, demand for outstanding entitlements

Nigeria’s Super Falcons who crashed out yesterday after losing to Germany in the round of 16 at the FIFA Women’s World Cup have refused to leave their Mecure Hotel in Grenoble untill all their entitlements are paid.
Germany send Super Falcons packing from 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup after 3-0 win on Saturday evening encounter at the Stade des Alpes in Grenoble. 23x

In Pictures: Germany send Super Falcons packing from Women’s World Cup

Germany send Super Falcons packing from 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup after 3-0 win on Saturday evening encounter at the Stade des Alpes in Grenoble.
The Super Falcons on Wednesday boosted Nigeria’s chances of qualifying for the next round in the ongoing FIFA Women World Cup in France with a 2-0 victory over South Korea. 30

Eucharia Uche: Super Falcons good enough to shock Germany

Former Super Falcons player and coach Eucharia Uche has expressed her optimism that the Thomas Dennerby’s team can shock world superpowers, Germany, in today’s 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup Round of 16 tie in Grenoble, France.
The Super Falcons on Wednesday boosted Nigeria’s chances of qualifying for the next round in the ongoing FIFA Women World Cup in France with a 2-0 victory over South Korea. 23

WWC: Super Falcons can’t pass Germany test – fans

With Nigeria’s Super Falcons narrowly making it to the round of 16 thanks to the misfortune of other teams like Chile and Scotland, football fans are of the opinion that the team’s second round spot might just be their final destination.
The Super Falcons on Wednesday boosted Nigeria’s chances of qualifying for the next round in the ongoing FIFA Women World Cup in France with a 2-0 victory over South Korea. 56

WWC: Desire Oparanozie hopeful Falcons will qualify for quarter-final

Super Falcons’ captain Desire Oparanozie says she is hopeful of her team getting a quarter-final place at least at the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup in France.
Super Falcons head coach, Thomas Dennerby had to call off training temporarily following the rain that came down on the team.

Rain stops Falcons training ahead Germany clash

Super Falcons head coach Thomas Dennerby had to call off training temporarily following the rain that came down on the team.
Martina Voss-Tecklenburg

WWC: Nigeria have pace and good mentality – Germany coach

The German women's coach Martina Voss-Tecklenburg says she is expecting a tough battle against Nigeria in the Round of 16 in Grenoble on Saturday.
Thomas Dennerby has expressed joy after guiding Nigeria to the Women's World Cup knockout stage for the first time since 1999.

WWC: Thomas Dennerby expresses joy on Super Falcons knockout stage qualification

Thomas Dennerby has expressed joy after guiding Nigeria to the Women's World Cup knockout stage for the first time since 1999.
Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala Wednesday admitted that she and other teammates were scared of losing their second game at the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France.

Super Falcons break 20-year World Cup jinx

The Super Falcons on Thursday qualified for the knockout stages of the Women’s World Cup for the first time in 20 years.
The Super Falcons on Wednesday boosted Nigeria’s chances of qualifying for the next round in the ongoing FIFA Women World Cup in France with a 2-0 victory over South Korea. 42

Thomas Dennerby: Super Falcons have chance against France

Super Falcons head coach Thomas Dennerby is confident his side will produce a good performance in today’s 2019 Women’s World Cup Group A clash against hosts France at the Roazhon Park, Rennes.
The Super Falcons on Wednesday boosted Nigeria’s chances of qualifying for the next round in the ongoing FIFA Women World Cup in France with a 2-0 victory over South Korea. 23

WWC: Super Falcons’ interesting records in France

Following their impressive 2-0 win over the Taegeuk Nanja of Korea Republic at the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup on Wednesday, the Super Falcons of Nigeria has set some interesting records in the process.
Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala on Wednesday was voted the Player of the Match award after putting up a brilliant display for the Super Falcons in their 2-0 victory against Korea Republic at the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Asisat Oshoala: Nigeria were afraid of early exit in Women’s World Cup

Asisat Oshoala has revealed that her side's desire to claim their first win inspired her goal in Nigeria's 2-0 triumph over South Korea in Grenoble on Wednesday.
Super Falcons defender Onome Ebi says team work was behind the team’s victory over Korea Republic at the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup.

Onome Ebi reveals secret behind Super Falcons victory over Korea

Super Falcons defender Onome Ebi says team work was behind the team’s victory over Korea Republic at the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup.
The Super Falcons on Wednesday boosted Nigeria’s chances of qualifying for the next round in the ongoing FIFA Women World Cup in France with a 2-0 victory over South Korea. 16

WWC: My players followed the match plan – Thomas Dennerby

The Nigeria women’s coach Thomas Dennerby has praised his players for their solid display in their 2-0 win over South Korea in Grenoble.

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