Nigeria’s Under-twenty female team, Falconets have arrived in Benin ahead of Saturday’s 2018 FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifying match against Tanzania.
According to a statement on NFF website today, coach of falconets, Chris Danjuma led the players and other officials from Abuja this morning to the ancient city.
Danjuma has been working with the ladies for the past three weeks in Abuja, and he expects his girls to go all out for a handsome win. The Tanzanian delegation is expected to fly into Abuja on Thursday and proceed to Benin City same day.
The second leg will take place in Dar es Salaam on September thirtieth, with the winner, on aggregate, to tackle the winner of the Morocco/Senegal clash in the second round in November.
The ninth FIFA Under-twenty Women’s World Cup will be staged in four cities in France from August seventh to twenty-sixth, 2018.