November 28, 2022



Nigeria’s Tremendous Falcons confront world champions USA once more

Nigeria and USA ladies Nationwide Senior Groups conflict in Washington DC on Tuesday within the second of a two-match tour of the US by the nine-time African champions.

Three-time world champions USA trounced the Falcons 4-0 within the two groups’ first encounter on the Kids’s Mercy Park in Kansas Metropolis, Missouri on Saturday, with a brace from Sophia Smith and one every by Lindsay Horan and Alex Morgan.

Each USA and Nigeria have certified to take part on the 9th FIFA Girls’s World Cup finals to be staged by Australia and New Zealand in the summertime of subsequent yr.

Tuesday’s encounter will happen on the Audi Subject in Washington. Audi Subject is utilized by Nationwide Girls’s Soccer League facet Washington Spirit and Main League Soccer workforce, D. C. United and although the USWNT have performed 10 instances beforehand in Washington (all on the RFK Stadium), it’s their first run-out on the Audi Subject.

The sport will begin at 11pm Nigeria time (6pm in Washington DC)

In the meantime, previous to their conflict with USWNT in Kansas Metropolis, the Tremendous Falcons took time to have a ‘Meet and Greet’ session with some outstanding Nigerians primarily based within the State of Missouri, together with Adeola Ajayi (ex-Nigeria basketball workforce participant), Chioma Atanmo (Neighborhood Supervisor, Sporting KC), Olofu Agbaji (ex-Nigeria basketball workforce participant), Tijani Idris (ex-Nigeria basketball workforce participant) and David Ehindero (a U.S –primarily based Nigerian businessman).

Additionally on the easy however vigorous session had been John Allagh (ex-Nigeria basketball workforce participant), Prince Tega (a participant with NFL soccer workforce, Kansas Metropolis Chiefs), Ochai Agbaji (ex-Nigeria basketball workforce participant) and Victor Ejelonu (CEO, My Village Grill Restaurant).

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