Lagos - Super Falcons head coach Edwin Okon has said recent Caf awards won by the side and star striker Asisat Oshoala will be key at the upcoming Fifa Women's World Cup in Canada, SuperSport reports.
The Falcons won the women's national team of the year while Rivers Angels markswoman Oshoala won the prestigious overall best and youth player of the year awards at the 2014 Glo/Caf awards in Lagos.
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Okon said the African performance award is a huge challenge for the side to further prove their worth at the world stage when football hostilities start in Canada in June.
"The Caf awards to Asisat Oshoala and Super Falcons are good omens for better things to come, especially at the upcoming Fifa Women's World Cup in Canada.
"Winning the best national team in Africa is no mean feat and same goes for Oshoala's emergence as the best player as well as youth player for 2014.
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