Abuja - Super Falcons caretaker coach Edwin Okon dropped six players from his preliminary squad for the two-match friendly against Japan in Isahaya and Chiba, SuperSport reports.
Delta Queens goalkeeper Dikachi Uzor, Sunshine Queens defender Funsho Osurinayo, Margaret Dike from Nasarawa Amazons and strikers Temitope Adebowale (FCT Queens), Mercy Amanze (Rivers Angels) and Maria Oke (FC Robo) have all been dropped.
"So the weeding out process has commenced, the friendly game require the best legs (sic),” Ekon said.
A further five players will be dropped by the weekend’s end, bringing the squad to 21 players, he said.
“We're not going there for fanfare but to make an impact against the world's best side.”
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