Nigeria's Falconets Arrive France For World Cup
The Nigeria Women’s U-20 team, the Falconets have finally arrived in France for the 2018 FIFA U-2O Women’s World Cup.
The team, comprising of 21 players and 11 officials arrived their base in Saint Malo on Thursday evening.
They arrived from Austria where they had a 12-day training programme.
The team led by Chris Danjuma have now joined fellow Group D rivals, Haiti and Germany who arrived earlier on Thursday and are based in Brittany City.
The Super Falconets will face Germany in their opening fixture at the Stade de Marville,Saint Malo on Monday, August 6.
Their second game is against Haiti at the same venue on Thursday August 9.
They will take on China in their final group game on Monday, August 13 at the Stade de Clos Gastel, Lehon Dinah.
The competition will run from August 5 to August 24.
The Falconets who have made it to the final of the U-20 World Cup on two occasions are hoping for another good show in Germany.
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