30 Falconets invited for FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup

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Coach Peter Devdevbo has picked 30 players ahead of Falconets Fifa U20 Women’s World Cup campaign.

Chinwendu Ihezuo, Sandra Chichi and Valerie Awelewa top the list of players invited for competition billed for Papua New Guinea in November.

The Falconets who are runners-up at 2014 edition have been pooled in Group B with Spain, Japan, Canada and Spain as they would be gunning for their first title.

Invited players must to report the Serob Legacy Hotel, Abuja on Tuesday, September 27 with their training kits, birth certificates and international passports.

Coach Devdebo’s ladies defeated Liberia, DR Congo and South Africa to reach the competition.

Nigeria face Japan in their first game on November 13, 2016 at the Bava Park, Port Moresby.

The Complete List

Sandra Chichi (Sunshine Queens); Patience Kalu (Rivers Angels); Kemi Famuditi (Confluence Queens); Chinwendu Ihezuo (BIIK Zazygurt, Kazakhstan); Yetunde Adeboyejo (Bayelsa Queens); Ugochi Emenayo (Nasarawa Amazons); Uchenna Kanu (Orlando Kicks, USA); Chinaza Uchendu (Nasarawa Amazons); Ogechi Ukwuoma (Delta Queens); Glory Ogbonna (Ibom Queens); Ginika Ikeh (Nasarawa Amazons); Amarachi Ojinma (Rivers Angels); Tessy Biahwo (Nasarawa Amazons); Christy Ohiaeriaku (IFKO Stersund, Sweden); Mercy Vincent (Confluence Queens); Mary Ologbosere (Ibom Queens); Aminat Yakubu (Minsk FC, Belarus); Ihuoma Onyebuchi (Sunshine Queens); Esther Elijah (Osun Queens); Onyinye Okeke (Edo Queens); Joy Bokiri (Bayelsa Queens); Valerie Awelewa (Genk FC, Belgium); Lilian Atule (Bayelsa Queens); Adebisi Hameevah (FC Robo); Ekaete Akpata (Ibom Queens); Shenken Lima (Garden City Bronc Busters, USA); Fubiana Briggs (Ibom Queens); Opeyemi Aiyeniberu (Sunshine Queens); Charity Chetachukwu (Ibom Queens); Bashirat Amoo (Osun Queens)


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