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We’re ready to host U-20 Women’s World Cup – Obaseki

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, has reiterated the state government's readiness to host the FIFA Under-20 Women's soccer competition as well as the National Sports Festival next year.

England coach says ashamed of Cameroon’s Lionesses

England manager Phil Neville said he was “completely and utterly ashamed” of Cameroon’s behaviour after his side beat the Lionesses 3-0 on Sunday to reach the women’s World Cup quarter-finals.

Women’s World Cup: IFAB says no booking for goalies offline during penalties

Goalkeepers at the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup in France will not be booked for stepping off the goal-line during penalty shootouts to reduce...

Super Falcons in trouble as Cameroon beat New Zealand to reach Round of 16

Nigeria's Super Falcons have officially qualified for the round of 16 of the ongoing FIFA Women's World Cup in France after Cameroon and New Zealand played out a 1-1 draw.

Argentina earns first point in Women’s World Cup history against Japan

Japan began their quest to reach a third straight final with a poor goalless draw as Argentina claimed a suprise 0-0 draw in Group...

FIFA doubles prize money for 2019 Women’s World Cup

FIFA will raise the prize money for the Women’s World Cup from 15 million dollars to 30 million dollars.

France 2019: U.S. to defend Women’s World Cup title

The World champions, the U.S. will have a chance to defend their title at the 2019 Women’s World Cup after a 6-0 win over Jamaica in the semi-finals of the CONCACAF Championship on Sunday sealed their qualification.

Equatorial Guinea banned from 2019 Women’s World Cup

Equatorial Guinea have been expelled from the 2019 Women's World Cup in France for fielding 10 ineligible players and using forged documents.

Women’s World Cup: 19 teams battle for 2 tickets

Nineteen teams will battle it out for the two slots to represent Africa at the final tournament of the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France scheduled for 2018.

The Declining Fortunes Of Female Soccer

The fortunes of Nigerian female soccer have been on the decline in the last few years with little or no effort being made to...

US beat Japan 5-2 to win third Women’s World Cup title

Carli Lloyd became the first woman to score a hattrick in a World Cup final as she inspired the United States to a 5-2...

Women’s W.Cup: USA beat China 1-0, progress to semis

A second half goal from Carli Lloyd put the United States into the semi-finals of the Women's World Cup for a seventh straight time...

Why Falcons, Flying Eagles Failed At World Cups

FIFA licensed agent Princely Nwanfor in this interview gives reasons the Super Falcons and the Flying Eagles crashed out of the FIFA Women’s World...

Sweden Coach Rejects Falcon’s Job

Though the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has not made it official to hire Sweden coach, Pia Sundhage has said she is not ready to...

Swedes hold USA in Women’s World Cup

Winnipeg (Canada) (AFP) - The United States, among the tournament favourites, were held to a goalless draw by Sweden as all remains to play...

African Power: Cameroun thrash Ecuador 6-0

Cameroon on Monday restored some pride for Africa when it defeated Ecuador 6-0 in the battle of debutants in Vancouver, Canada at the 2015...

Women’s W/Cup: Sweden Vow To Beat Falcons

Coach of the Sweden women’s team, Pia Sundhage, has declared that their Group D opener against Nigeria at the World Cup in Canada will...

Falcons’ Dede Eyes World Cup Glory

Super Falcons goalkeeper Precious Dede has said that she is now focused on doing well at the Women’s World Cup in Canada after Nigeria...

2015 Women’s World Cup: ‘Falcons Fear No Foe’

Taiwo Adelu Goalkeeper of Nigeria’s Super Falcons, Precious Dede, has warned that the team won’t be scared of any opposition in next year’s FIFA Women’s...

Flamingoes Vow To Stop France

Super Falcons’ assistant coach, Samson Unuanel is positive Flamingoes will dump the French foes, Les Bleuettes in today’s quarterfinal clash at the ongoing FIFA...

Esin Warns Flamingoes Ahead Colombia Clash

Nigeria’s Flamingoes have been warned not to let the 11-0 bashing of Azerbaijan get into their heads and fail to prepare very well for...

Chiejine Tips Flamingoes For Q/Final

After watching national female  U-17 team played 1-1 with Canada in the opening match of  FIFA U-17  Women’s  World Cup, former Super Falcons’ goalkeeper,...

Can Flamingoes Fly Again?

With football loving Nigerians yet to come to terms with the inability of the Falconets to return from the just concluded FIFA U-20 Women’s...

Ikhana Gives Super Falcons New Face

The new Super Falcons’ coach, Kadiri Ikhana, is gradually restoring the confidence that the ardent football-loving Nigerian fans used to have in the senior...

Flamingoes Book World Cup Ticket

Nigeria's Flamingoes have booked their place in the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup slated for Azerbaijan. Nigeria's ticket came off a well-rounded victory from...

U-17 Women W/Cup Qualifier: Kenyan Girls Scared Of Flamingoes —NFF

The Nigerian Football Federation, NFF, has said that Kenya’s U-17 female team are afraid of their Nigerian counterparts, the Flamingoes, ahead of Saturday’s reverse...

U-17 Women’s World Cup Qualifier: Abeokuta To Host Nigeria, Kenya Tie

Nigeria's Flamingoes will host their Kenyan counterparts for the second leg of FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup qualifying fixture at the MKO Abiola Stadium,...

Our Target For Flamingoes Is World Cup —Green

Still in the excitement of winning the first competitive game in 2012 when the Flamingoes beat Kenyan girls 2-0 in Nairobi last weekend, the...

U-20 Women’s World Cup Qualifier: 30 Players For Falconets Camp

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, has invited 30 players to the camp of the U-20 women national team, the Falconets, to prepare for the...

U-17 Women’s World Cup Qualifier: Flamingoes Intensify Preparation For Kenya

The U-17 women’s national team, nicknamed Flamingoes, have stepped up their preparation for the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup qualifying fixture against Kenya. CAF...

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