Abuja - Reigning African champions Super Falcons played 2-2
against Abees Academy of FCT in a friendly match on Wednesday.
The match, played at the National Stadium, Abuja was part of
Falcons’ build up for African Women Championship (AWC), billed for Cameroon
from Nov. 19 to Dec. 3.
Damilola Majaru opened scoring for the Academy with a first
half brace in 11 and 24th minutes of play.
The game featured Asisat Oshola and Francisca Ordega among
others who ply their trade abroad.
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Florence Omagbemi, Coach of Falcons lauded their opponents,
stating that they were a very good side. “Abees Academy is a young team, but
they are a very good side.
“I also appreciate my team for the effort they put up today.
We are still building up and with all the players in camp now, we will work
better”, she said.
On her part, Bilikis Tijani, assistant coach of Abees also praised
her team’s efforts.
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