Super Falcons held by Flamingoes in Abuja Friendly


Nigeria’s senior women national side played out a 1-1 draw against U17 women side in a friendly game at the FIFA Goal Project Pitch, Abuja.

Peace Efih’s strike for the Flamingoes cancelled out Super Falcons opening goal from Abibat Agbaje inside the first half of the test game.

Agbaje put the Falcons in front in the 28th minute but Efih leveled for the Flamingoes in the 32nd minute. Both sides failed to find a goal in the second half with the impressive display of the goalkeepers at both ends.

The Flamingoes are preparing for their final round, second leg qualifier against South Africa billed for March 25 after 60 first leg win in Abuja.

While the Super Falcons are set to engage Guinea or Senegal early next month in battle for their African title defence.

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