Brazzaville - Caretaker coach of the Super Falcons,
Christopher Musa Danjuma continues his quest to lead the Nigerian ladies to win
their second All African Games Gold medal with a tricky test against their
Tanzanian foes on Wednesday in Brazzaville.
The team started it campaign with a 5-1 whitewash of home
team Congo and the Nasarawa Amazons gaffer will be targeting a repeat of such.
A win is what the hard-to-please Nigerians fans will be
expecting from their darling team.
This tournament is a chance for some of the fringe players
in the squad to stake a claim for jerseys.
Desire Oparanozie has already set the pace for some other
youthful players in the team with a quartet of goals against the home team on
Also read: Falcons thrash Congo 5-1 in AAG opener
The new generation of youthful prospects in Chinwendu
Ihezuo, Chioma Wogu, Yetunde Adeboyejo and Chinaza Uchendu would be hoping to
make lasting impression for the seven-time African champions.
The Twiga Stars on their part narrowly lost 1-0 to Ivory
Coast in their opening match and an upset will be on their horizon against
The Super Falcons will clash with their Tanzanian
counterparts at the 60,000 capacity-seater Stade Municipal de Kintélé,
Brazzaville by 5pm Nigerian time.
Tanzania: Fatuma Omar, Anastas Katunzi, Stumai Athumai,
Fatuma Issa, Donisia Minja, Mwanahamisi Shurua, Happyness Hezron, Shelder
Mafuru, Asha Rashid, Sofia Mwasikili (c), Fatuma Makusanya
Nigeria: Tochukwu Oluehi, Edoho Edoho, Osinachi Ohale, Onome
Ebi, Sarah Nnodim, Evelyn Nwabuoku (c), Osarenoma Igbinovia, Esther Sunday,
Mercy Amanze, Chinwendu Ihezuo, Desire OparanozieFor
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