OMAGBEMI INVITES 40 PLAYERS FOR AWCON QUALIFIERS

Coach of the Super Falcons Florence Omagbemi, has called to camp 40 players ahead of the 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against either of Senegal or Guinea. Seven –time champions Nigeria have drawn a bye into the second round of the qualifying series, with the final competition to

Kenya resume training camp ahead of AWCON qualifier

 By Rachael Ugiagbe The national senior women's team of Kenya began training on Wednesday at the Safaricom Stadium, Kasarani ahead of next month's CAF Africa Women Cup of Nations qualifier against DR Congo. Head coach of the team Rosemary Aluoch said that 16 players had reported to camp and they await 12 more players

Delta Queens nick win against Bayelsa Queens

By Ubong Bassey  The 2016 calendar of the Nigerian Women Football League(NWFL) teams has been very busy with lots of pre-season friendlies on display. One of the busiest team is Bayelsa Queens FC of Yenagoa. Yesterday, a friendly match took place at Otueke field in Yenagoa where Bayelsa Queens hosted top NWFL side,

Oxford United Women sign Ini Umotong

Nigerian International, Ini-Abasi Umotong has completed a move from Portsmouth Ladies to Oxford United Women.   Oxford United Women who are a side in The FA Women's Super League 2 made the announcement on their official website on Wednesday, February 24.   The statement reads: “Oxford United Women are delighted to announce the signing

Sundowns confident against Liverpool

  Mamelodi Sundowns Ladies FC coach Simon Blangwe is confident that his side will beat Liverpool Ladies FC ahead of their clash tonight. Coach Blangwe watched the game on Sunday between Yarona and Liverpool Ladies with the Reds winning the tie 2-1. "They play simple football. We can't compare European style to South African style of

Botswana gear up for AWCON quaifier

 By Rachael Ugiagbe   The Senior Women's National team of Botswana are in camp in preparation for next month's CAF African Women Cup of Nations qualifiers against Mauritius. The first leg qualifier comes up on March 5 at the Lobatse Sports complex, with the return leg scheduled for March 18 in Mauritius. Head coach

Oshoala concludes plan to sponspor football tourney

By Rachael Ugiagbe    Nigerian football star Asisat Oshoala has concluded plans to sponsor a pre-season women's football tournament in Lagos State as her own effort to get young girls off the streets. The competition which will hold from tomorrow February 23 to February 27, will see teams like FC Robo, COD

Oparanozie on target In Guingamp win

By Rachael Ugiagbe     Desire Oparanozie was among the goal scorers as Guingamp thrashed Saint Maur 5-2 in the French Feminine Division 1. The Super Falcons striker scored on the 20-minute mark to give the hosts a 2-1 lead after Celine Chatelain had cancelled Salma Amani's opener. However, Guingamp would go on to claim

Yet another postponed friendly for Bayelsa Queens

  By Ubong Bassey  Bayelsa Queens FC of Yenagoa have suffered yet another setback as their scheduled pre-season friendly match against Edo Queens FC at the Samuel Ogbemudia stadium has been postponed indefinitely. LadiesMarch confirmed from a top official at Bayelsa Queens that the postponement was confirmed by the Edo Queens head Coach, Kenneth