Windhoek - Flamingoes have arrived in Windhoek ahead of
Friday’s second leg 2016 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup qualifier against Namibia’s
They thrashed the Baby Gladiators 4-0 in the first leg in
Abuja penultimate weekend.
Coach Bala Nikyu, his assistants, 18 players and backroom
staff, alongside a couple of administrative officials, flew aboard a South
African Airways airplane from Lagos to Johannesburg before connecting another
South African Airways flight to Windhoek, on Wednesday morning.
The Flamingoes have never failed to qualify for the FIFA
U-17 World Cup finals since the event was launched in New Zealand in 2008.
Officials of the Namibia Football Association have confirmed
that the second leg match will take place at the Sam Nujoma Stadium, starting
from 4pm Namibia time (3pm Nigeria time).
Also read: Tough game awaits Flamingoes in Windhoek, says Namibian coach
The winner of this fixture will play South Africa’s U-17
girls, who have reached the final round of the qualification series following
the withdrawal of Zambia.
This year’s FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup will take place in
Jordan between 30th September and 21st October.
Flamingoes full squad
Goalkeepers: Cynthia Nnadozie, Nimot Ajayi
Defenders: Esther Adeboye, Joy Duru, Patience Dike,
Onyinyechi Ibe, Ijeoma Kenneth
Midfielders: Ramat Abdulkareem, Peace Efih, Precious
Oyagbarh, Christy Ucheibe, Folashade Ijamilusi
Forwards: Rasheedat Ajibade, Cynthia Aku, Yetunde Fajobi,
Rejoice Ikoyo, Kikelomo Olaiya, Chidinma Okeke
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