Abuja - Super Falcons coach, Edwin Okon is impressed with
the performance of the team but will not bother about the 3-1 loss to Sia One
Boys in a friendly game.
Okon drew positives from the game, commending the girls for
holding their own against the physically stronger boys, noting "I am proud
of these girls even in defeat."
"The match was very important for us as it enabled us
to test how the girls would cope in pace, physically and tactical against their
"If they can play like this against a male team, I
doubt if any women team can withstand them. I am impressed with their
performance. It is very encouraging and I think we can only get better,"
he stated.Super Falcons are expected to play another test
match against a yet to be known men’s side before next week's international
friendly with Cameroon's Indomitable Lioness in Abuja.
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