The U20 Women National Team build-up in Abuja for Morocco 2019, Christopher Danjuma’s teams left the country on Thursday the 15th of August, for Morroco 2019.
The Falconets will fly out of the country for 2019 All African Games, the team will represent Nigeria at the Women’s Football Tournament of the 2019 African Games scheduled for Rabat, Morocco, from August 17th to 29th.
The Falconets commenced training for the continental showpiece on July 8 and concluded their preparations with a 1-0 win over Squad One Football Academy 1-0 on Sunday.
Captain Monday Gift’s solitary effort was all Christopher Danjuma’s side needed to claim a morale-boosting win at the Fifa Goal Project pitch in Abuja.
It was the third win in a row for the team, with Gift on target in all the three warm-up games for the women’s championship scheduled to be held from August 17 to 29 in Rabat.
The U20 women’s side has been drawn against South Africa, Zambia, and Cameroon in Group B and will hope to reclaim the gold medal the country last won in 2011.
Having ended their preparations, the Nigerian team will depart for Morocco on Wednesday and will begin their campaign against Basetsana at Stade Academie Mohammed VI on Saturday.
They will take on Cameroon at the same venue and time on Wednesday, August 21 before wrapping up their group phase campaign against Zambia three days later.
THE FALCONETS FOOTBALL TEAM 2019:
Udukobong Peter (Ibom Angels); Bashirat Amoo (Confluence Queens); Joy Duru (Nasarawa Amazons); Chiamaka Nnadozie (Rivers Angels); Gift Monday (FC Robo); Grace Igboamalu (Nasarawa Amazons); Folashade Ijamilusi (FC Robo); Dooshima Tarnum (Nasarawa Amazons); Zainab Olapade (Sunshine Queens); Esther Momoh (Confluence Queens); Akudo Ogbonna (Sunshine Queens); Catherine Kenneth (Rivers Angels); Patricia Innocent (Sunshine Queens); Christiana Obia (Osun Babes); Cynthia Aku (Rivers Angels); Omowunmi Oshobukola (Sunshine Queens); Precious Christopher (Confluence Queens); Rebecca Ajimuda (Edo Queens)
God Almighty go with the Nigeria U20 Women National Team, Falcons.