Umotong, Dike make national team return as Nigeria announce squad for France friendly

Photo credit: GettyImages Over two years have passed since Ini-Abasi Umotong and Courtney Dike were last invited to Nigeria's Senior Women’s Team, the Super Falcons. However they are back in the team under new coach Thomas Dennerby, having been named alongside 15 other players for a friendly against France. Nigeria are scheduled

Opinion: FIFA ranking is disputable but Africa’s inactivity shows it’s spot on

By Ijeoma Okigbo Photo Credit: WomensSoccer Africa Africa's inability to make the top 20 of Fifa's quarterly women’s World Ranking since its inception in 2003, is a source of concern for women’s football enthusiasts across the continent. In its most recent rankings released on 23 March, Rwanda, Uganda, Ethiopia and Tanzania were not included. NEW

KENYA: Vihiga Queens coach cautious of Saturday’s fixture against resilient Mathare

Rebecca Magoma Photo Credit: FKF Vihiga Queens coach Alex Alumira has remained cautious ahead of their Football Kenya Federation Women Premier League fixture against Mathare United Women set for Saturday at Camp Toyoyo Grounds. Vihiga, who are also the defending champions, have won three matches from their three matches played this season and they will