Women’s Football

Nnadozie: I know Nigeria won’t lose to France

 Chiamaka Nnadozie made #FIFAWWC history against Korea Republic The 18-year-old reveals she’s the joker of the squad Nnadozie insists Nigeria will not lose to France By Ann Odong with Nigeria The FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™ has seen some superb goalkeeping performances, and among them is a record-breaking one from Chiamaka Nnadozie. Nigeria entered their second match against Korea ...

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FIFA Women’s Football Convention defines key priorities, practical solutions to further develop women’s football

• Women’s football practitioners and representatives from FIFA’s 211-member associations and six confederations gather on the opening day of FIFA Women’s Football Convention • Discussions explored and debated the five strategic pillars from the Women’s Football Strategy.  On the eve of Opening Match of the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019, delegates from confederations and 211 member associations gathered in Paris today to ...

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Ada Hegerberg wins BBC WFOTY

Norway’s Ada Stolsmo Hegerberg who was named the BBC Women’s Footballer of the Year 2019, just days after scoring a 16-minute hat-trick to fire Lyon to the Champions League title may be her country’s saviour in the FIFA Women’s World Cup final in France. The Norway/Lyon Women’s team forward now holds both the Ballon d’Or and the BBC WFOTY. This ...

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WAFU 2019: Host, Ivory Coast wallops Togo, Ghana Win too

By Harry Awurumibe, Abuja. Host country, Cote d’ Ivoire went goal-crazy in the opening match of the 2nd edition of the West Africa Football Union (WAFU) competition in Abidjan yesterday by hammering hapless Republic of Togo 5 nil. The Ivorien ladies did not allow their opponents a breathing space and pressure them till the end of the match which saw ...

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