France: Oparanozie increases goal tally in Guingamp loss

Rachael Ugiagbe Nigerian striker Desire Oparanozie, scored in En Avant Guingamp's 2-1 Feminine Division 1 league loss to eight-placed ASPTT Albi on Sunday at their home ground, Stade Fred Aubert. The hosts took an early lead through Oparanozie who nodded home Faustine Robert's cross to the delight of the home fans. This

Ghana: Ampem Ladies emerge Super Cup winners

Rachael Ugiagbe Ampem Darkoa Ladies made history on Saturday April 22, when they defeated Police Ladies 2-0 to win their first-ever Super Cup title. Marvis Owusu and Priscilla Okyere netted for the defending Ghana National Women's League champions, in a match that was played at the Kumasi Stadium. 2552

NWSL: Ordega spearheads Spirit draw at Orlando

Rachael Ugiagbe Francisca Ordega was a substitute as Washington Spirit played out a 1-1 draw at Orlando Pride in a National Women Soccer League (NWSL) match. In an encounter that saw five-time FIFA Women's Footballer of the Year, Brazil's Marta making her debut for the Pride, both sides could not find

UWCL: Ebere unused in PSG’s Barcelona revenge

Rachael Ugiagbe  Ngozi Ebere's PSG are close to qualifying for the final of the UEFA Women's Champions League, after defeating Barcelona 3-1 in Saturday, April 22 semifinal tie. Ebere was missing in action in a match played at the Mimi Estadi Stadium which had a record of 10,352 spectators in attendance. The French

Super Falcons abroad: Sweden

By Rachael Ugiagbe Four Nigeria internationals were involved in league matches, the weekend of April 23 2017, in one of Europe's top women's league, the Damallsvenskan of Sweden. Falcons and former Houston Dash defender Osinachi Ohale, made her debut for Swedish side Vittsjo GIK, as they were held to a 1-1 home draw

Turf and Luck ruined our chances for a win – Coach Whyte

By Rachael Ugiagbe and Janine Anthony. Coach of Ibom Angels Ogbonda Whyte, cast a disappointed figure as his side succumbed to another loss on the road on matchday four of the Nigeria Women Premier league (NWPL). On Wednesday April 19, the visiting side squandered an early lead as eventual Group A

Robo were fit, we weren’t as much – Reuben

By Rachael Ugiagbe Charity Reuben shares her thoughts on a disappointing team run for Ibom Angels after four matchdays. After getting onto a brace and taking the lead in the fifth minute through her strike, the Angels let their lead slip and are yet to secure their first league win of the