4 Falconets in Super Falcons roster for 2 US friendlies
The Super Falcons and USA have both qualified for next year’s FIFA Women’s World Cup finals in Australia and New Zealand,
The Super Falcons will face the United States in the first friendly match at Children’s Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kansas on Saturday September 3, 2022.
The second match between the two teams will take place at Audi Field in Washington, DC on Tuesday, September 6, 2022.
Super falcons and falconets
The invited Falconets are defenders Oluwatosin Demehin and Rofiat Imuran, and midfielders Esther Onyenezide and Deborah Abiodun.
The United States women’s soccer team has won the FIFA Women’s World Cup four out of eight editions.
New USWNT coach Vlatko Andonovski has revealed he is delighted to face Nigeria’s Super Falcons.
He said: “First of all, I’m just delighted to play two games against Nigeria. They have very talented players who will present us with a lot of different problems to solve on both sides of the ball.
SUPER FALCONS FOR USA FRIENDSHIPS
Chiamaka Nnadozie (Paris FC, France); Christy Ohiaeriaku (Edo Queens)
Nicole Payne (West Virginia University, USA); Glory Ogbonna (ALG Sport, Turkey); Osinachi Ohale (Deportivo Alaves, Spain); Michelle Alozie (Houston Dash, USA); Akudo Ogbonna (Edo Queens); Oluwatosin Demehin (Rivers Angels)
Jennifer Echegini (Florida State University, USA); Christy Ucheibe (SL Benfica, Portugal); Toni Payne (FC Sevilla, Spain); Amanda Mbadi Uju (Atasehir Belediyespor, Turkey); Deborah Abiodun (Rivers Angels)
Rasheedat Ajibade (Atletico Madrid, Spain); Rofiat Imuran (Rivers of Angels); Uchenna Kanu (Femenil Tigers, Mexico); Vivian Ikechukwu (WFC Gintra, Lithuania); Ifeoma Onumonu (NY/NJ Gotham FC, USA); Gift Monday (Bayelsa Queens); Esther Onyenezide (FC Robo Queens)