The Super Eagles of Nigeria moved up five places from 52nd to 47th position in the latest FIFA world ranking released on Thursday. The ranking was published on FIFA’s official website.
Super Falcons of Nigeria will play Gambia in the second round of African Women’s Cup of Nations qualifiers to be hosted by Ghana in November 2018. Super Falcons who are the defending Champions were given a bye in the first round alongside South Africa, Equatorial Guinea and Cameroon.
The Super Falcons of Nigeria were humiliated 8-0 by a rampaging France women’s national team in an international friendly game played inside the MMArena in Le Mans, France on Friday night.
The Super Falcons of Nigeria will hold their first training session on Thursday morning under the watchful eyes of coach Thomas Dennerby at about 1000 hours, ahead of the international friendly match against Les Bleus (The Blues) of France slated to take place at the Stade MMArena in the city of Le Mans, France on Friday, 6th April.