Abuja - Super Falcons lost 3-1 to Sia One Boys Academy in a
tune up match played at Goal Project pitch of the Abuja National stadium in
continuation of their buildup for the African Women Championship (AWC)
qualifier in May.
The Edwin Okon tutored side had early on lost to Golden
Eaglets in a friendly.
Sia One Boys were two goals up at interval with goals from
Mohammed Usman in the 25th minutes and Ejiro Iwelemo in the 40th minute. The
boys of former Super Eagles coach Samson Siasia made it three on resumption of
the second half through Sola Idehen in the 47th minute.
The Super Falcons scored their consolation goal in the 78th
minute when new kid on the block Imoh Anam broke loose and fired a right foot
shot to the roof of the net.Thereafter, Falcons drew applause from the
scanty crowd that watched the early morning game as they matched the Sia One
boys pace for pace and tactically. The Sia One boys were asking all the
question but the Falcons held them off till the final whistle.
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