Abuja - The
Super Falcons of Nigeria gave a decent performance in their last group match
against the USA Women's team at the 2015 FIFA World Cup but lost by a lone
making a dramatic 3-3 come back in their first match against Sweden, the
Nigerian Ladies lost by 2-0 to the Australians and it was obvious that only a
win against USA in their last match could see the Super Falcons have a chance
to secure a round of 16 ticket which will not happen at the 2015 tournament
since Nigeria are out of the 2015 World Cup.
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current BBC Women's Footballer of the year, Asisat Oshoala stated after the
loss to USA Women's team that the Nigerians are out of the tournament because
they failed to take their chances.
had a good game against the USA, having a red card and still came all out to
attack. We didn't sit at the back to defend instead we came all out. Sometimes
it happens that way, you plan to win but ends up the other way round"
"The group wasn't a difficult one for us, we had quality in
the team but we misused our chances. We had the opportunity to make it out of
this group but we misused the chances that came our way," Oshoala