23rd August, 2010
P.M. Sports can report that the camp of Super Falcons of Nigeria will be opened on 5 September in Abuja ahead of the African Women Championship which is scheduled to hold in South Africa in October.
The Chief Coach, Eucharia Uche told P.M. Sports early today that she has send letters of invitation to 30 players to report to camp to begin preparation for the tourney.
The former Nigerian international disclosed that it is wrong to drag the FIFA Under 20 World Cup silver medal winning Falconets to the senior team, saying that only six of them will be invited to camp.
â€œDonâ€™t forget that six players of the Falconets have been playing for the Super Falcons before they went to the U-20 World Cup in Germany, and I am quite impressed with their performance at the World Cup,â€ she said.
Uche said his team will play some international friendly matches to prepare the ladies for African tourney.