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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 4:39pm On Apr 24
lakesidepapa:


I see, Too much British blood. Is she on Randy's radar?

Yes......
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by isan(m): 6:19pm On Apr 24
Every Nigerian can connect the name " balogun " to nigeria unlike her own name , but i can't wait to see her donning the green and white jersey
Schemerkhiz:


Does Leon Balogun and Cyriel Kolawole Dessers looks Nigerian by their appearance??

Ashleigh has a Nigerian name too which is her Middle name...
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by naptu2: 6:31pm On Apr 24
isan:
Every Nigerian can connect the name " balogun " to nigeria unlike her own name , but i can't wait to see her donning the green and white jersey

Plumptre is a popular name in Lagos. There's Subomi Plumptre, Ade Plumptre and so on and so forth. I haven't yet been able to figure out if it's a Popo Aguda or Saro name.

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by mostob(m): 7:00pm On Apr 24
Schemerkhiz:


Does Leon Balogun and Cyriel Kolawole Dessers looks Nigerian by their appearance??

Ashleigh has a Nigerian name too which is her Middle name...
Bro... there are levels to that. Osaze can stand beside the players you mentioned and you wouldn't know the difference. This girl don't just follow.. the hair, the facial....
Anyway, you have a point.
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 7:43pm On Apr 24
mostob:
Bro... there are levels to that. Osaze can stand beside the players you mentioned and you wouldn't know the difference. This girl don't just follow.. the hair, the facial....
Anyway, you have a point.

The Girl Dad is half Nigeria and half British
while the Mum is full-time British...

why she no go look like that...


Anyway we should be Happy we have got a Younger Center Back who can possibly fit into Onome Ebi spot as soon as possible...

Next Season Leicester City Women Football Club will be Playing in the Super League alongside Chelsea LFC, Man City, Arsenal and Co we can easily watch her play there too... Come August

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by CoolJulian: 9:49pm On Apr 24
Indeed, Ashleigh does not look mixed race..

But it seems a lot of people do not understand her condition - Her father is mixed race or half caste(with one Nigerian and one British parent), while her mum is a pure white woman, making Ashleigh 1/4 Nigerian and 3/4 British, also known as quadroon.

Of course she was hardly ever going to look mixed race like Leon Balogun et al.

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 10:06pm On Apr 24
CoolJulian:
Indeed, Ashleigh does not look mixed race..

But it seems a lot of people do not understand her condition - Her father is mixed race or half caste(with one Nigerian and one British parent), while her mum is a pure white woman, making Ashleigh 1/4 Nigerian and 3/4 British, also known as quadroon.

Of course she was hardly ever going to look mixed race like Leon Balogun et al.


Well said .......�
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 10:11pm On Apr 24
Tikkurilan Palloseura FC of Finland Striker Roosa Ariyo . #9

Finnish/Nigerian

Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by mostob(m): 10:49pm On Apr 24
Schemerkhiz:


The Girl Dad is half Nigeria and half British
while the Mum is full-time British...

why she no go look like that...


Anyway we should be Happy we have got a Younger Center Back who can possibly fit into Onome Ebi spot as soon as possible...

Next Season Leicester City Women Football Club will be Playing in the Super League alongside Chelsea LFC, Man City, Arsenal and Co we can easily watch her play there too... Come August
I think I perfectly understand now. I'm looking forward to having her onboard
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by isan(m): 6:12pm On Apr 25
Rivers Angel are nigeria premier league champions again

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by BascoVanVeli(m): 10:06pm On Apr 25
isan:
Rivers Angel are nigeria premier league champions again


There was no chance they would allow someone else represent Nigeria at the first ever women's champions league.
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 12:57pm On Apr 28
Superfalcon Forward Fransisca Ordega has joined Spanish Premier Iberdrola side, Levante UD Femenino till 2023

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by BascoVanVeli(m): 1:16pm On Apr 28
Schemerkhiz:
Superfalcon Forward Fransisca Ordega has joined Spanish Premier Iberdrola side, Levante UD Femenino till 2023


Dang so the Chinese dream fell apart embarassed
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 1:31pm On Apr 28
BascoVanVeli:



Dang so the Chinese dream fell apart embarassed

Playing in the Chinese League was majorly because of the Big wages...
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 6:12pm On Apr 29
Nigeria Super falcons

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 6:37am On Apr 30
Unconfirmed

Superfalcons to Participate in an invitational Tournament in USA

The Super Falcons coach Randy Waldrum has few of the home base player's after the just concluded Super 6 tournament for the forthcoming invitational tournament in the United States. Some of the invited Players are Joy Bokiri, Amanda Mbanda, Abidemi Ibe and Celine Ottah.

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by BascoVanVeli(m): 11:51am On May 02
Barcelona up 2-1 against PSG in the women's champions league, (3-2ag)

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by BascoVanVeli(m): 1:00pm On May 02
Barcelona have made it to the champions league final

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by BascoVanVeli(m): 4:26pm On May 02

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 12:37pm On May 04
Superfalcon to be Ashleigh Plumptre win the English Women Championship with Leicester City Women Football Club...

Big Congratulations and welcome to the English Women Super League

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 6:13pm On May 04
*Pinnick delighted with Aisha Buhari Six Nation Women Football*

The president of the Nigeria Football Federation and Fifa Council member, Amaju Pinnick, has expressed his delight over Nigeria's hosting of the Aisha Buhari Six- Nation Football Tournament.

The six top African football playing nations already confirmed for the Invitational tournament scheduled for September 2021, include; host Nigeria, Cameroon, South Africa, Mali, Morocco, and Ghana.

According to the president of the NFF, Nigeria's First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has endorsed the championship, which is one of the programmes aimed at uplifting the girl/child in the continent.

The Six Nation Invitational is Amaju Pinnick's direct effect of being elected as FIFA COUNCIL member.

Lagos, which is now the new hub of football excellence in Nigeria, will host the 10-day event, with all its aquatic and tourism splendour.

These top five African women football nations that will join host Nigeria, have confirmed their participation in the tournament.

The tournament which is a direct effect of Amaju Pinnick's election into the FIFA Council as Africa's representative, would witness other activations to sensitise African women on the benefits of sports to national development and other issues affecting women in developing countries with direct reference to the place of the girl/child in our society.

The NFF president disclosed that, the Aisha Buhari Six Nation Women's Tournament would among other things be a festival of women football with some of the biggest names in world soccer expected to be in Nigeria to witness the games and also participate in some of the events lined-up to celebrate the girl child.

Apart from the display of soccer artistry on the pitch, there will be other activations to sensitise Africans on the benefits of sports to national development. It will address issues affecting women in developing countries with direct reference to the place of the girl/child in the African continent.
*NWFL MEDIA.*

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 10:41pm On May 05
OFFICIAL: The qualifying draw for the Morocco 2022 African Women’s Cup of Nations will be held on Monday, May 10 in Egypt.
A record total of 44 WNTs entered for the draw, eyeing one of the 11 places for the final tournament - 20 more than entries for the 2018 edition

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by isan(m): 2:14pm On May 06
We are playing USA in a friendly game in June

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 2:17pm On May 06
Historic First-Ever Match at Q2 Stadium Will Feature U.S. Women's National Team Vs. Nigeria on Wednesday, June 16th
May 6, 2021

The U.S. Women’s National Team match at Q2 Stadium will be the first-ever visit to Austin by a U.S. Soccer National Team; June 16 match is part of the 2021 U.S. Women’s National Team Summer Series; Three nights later, on Saturday, June 19, Austin FC will play its historic Major League Soccer home opener against the San Jose Earthquakes

Austin, Texas – Q2 Stadium, the state-of-the-art, 20,500-seat home of Austin FC, announced today that it will host the reigning FIFA Women’s World Cup Champion U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) in an exhibition match against Nigeria on Wednesday, June 16, at 8:00pm CDT, as part of the 2021 WNT Summer Series. The USWNT match versus Nigeria will be the first-ever match to be played at Q2 Stadium, the $260 million, privately-financed soccer stadium in Austin. The match, which will be nationally televised on ESPN2, marks the debut of U.S. Soccer’s senior team in the capital city as neither the USWNT nor U.S. Men’s National Team have previously staged a match in Austin.

“We are both thrilled and honored that the first-ever match at Q2 Stadium will feature the four-time FIFA World Champions,” commented Austin FC President, Andy Loughnane. “Hosting the USWNT at Q2 Stadium speaks to the world-class nature of our city, our facilities, and the popularity of the sport in our region.”

“We are extremely excited for U.S. Women’s National Team to play the first soccer match at Austin FC’s Q2 Stadium,” commented U.S. Women’s National Team Head Coach, Vlatko Andonovski. “The development of Austin FC has been impressive and fun to watch, and the way the community has embraced the Club is inspiring. We can’t wait to play there and feel that energy.”

The USWNT Summer Series will also feature matches against Portugal and Jamaica on June 10 and 13, respectively, followed by the match at Q2 Stadium against Nigeria on June 16 (ESPN2). Three (3) nights later Saturday, June 19, Austin FC will play its historic MLS home opener against the San Jose Earthquakes at 8:00pm CDT.

The June 16 match against Nigeria at Q2 Stadium will be the final USWNT international game before U.S. Women’s National Team Head Coach Andonovski names the 18-player Olympic Team roster. The USA will also play two (2) Olympic Send-Off Matches in early July before leaving for Japan. At the Olympic Final Draw on April 21, the USA was placed into Group G where it will face Sweden (July 21 in Tokyo), New Zealand (July 24 in Saitama) and Australia (July 27 in Kashima) during group play.

The match against Nigeria at Q2 Stadium will also mark the first time the USA has ever faced the Super Falcons outside of a world championship. It will be just the third-ever exhibition match against an African country, with the previous two (2) coming against South Africa.

Ticket information for the June 16 match at Q2 Stadium will be released by U.S. Soccer in the coming weeks.

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by isan(m): 3:36pm On May 06
This tourney will greatly impact our fifa ranking
Schemerkhiz:
Historic First-Ever Match at Q2 Stadium Will Feature U.S. Women's National Team Vs. Nigeria on Wednesday, June 16th
May 6, 2021

The U.S. Women’s National Team match at Q2 Stadium will be the first-ever visit to Austin by a U.S. Soccer National Team; June 16 match is part of the 2021 U.S. Women’s National Team Summer Series; Three nights later, on Saturday, June 19, Austin FC will play its historic Major League Soccer home opener against the San Jose Earthquakes

Austin, Texas – Q2 Stadium, the state-of-the-art, 20,500-seat home of Austin FC, announced today that it will host the reigning FIFA Women’s World Cup Champion U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) in an exhibition match against Nigeria on Wednesday, June 16, at 8:00pm CDT, as part of the 2021 WNT Summer Series. The USWNT match versus Nigeria will be the first-ever match to be played at Q2 Stadium, the $260 million, privately-financed soccer stadium in Austin. The match, which will be nationally televised on ESPN2, marks the debut of U.S. Soccer’s senior team in the capital city as neither the USWNT nor U.S. Men’s National Team have previously staged a match in Austin.

“We are both thrilled and honored that the first-ever match at Q2 Stadium will feature the four-time FIFA World Champions,” commented Austin FC President, Andy Loughnane. “Hosting the USWNT at Q2 Stadium speaks to the world-class nature of our city, our facilities, and the popularity of the sport in our region.”

“We are extremely excited for U.S. Women’s National Team to play the first soccer match at Austin FC’s Q2 Stadium,” commented U.S. Women’s National Team Head Coach, Vlatko Andonovski. “The development of Austin FC has been impressive and fun to watch, and the way the community has embraced the Club is inspiring. We can’t wait to play there and feel that energy.”

The USWNT Summer Series will also feature matches against Portugal and Jamaica on June 10 and 13, respectively, followed by the match at Q2 Stadium against Nigeria on June 16 (ESPN2). Three (3) nights later Saturday, June 19, Austin FC will play its historic MLS home opener against the San Jose Earthquakes at 8:00pm CDT.

The June 16 match against Nigeria at Q2 Stadium will be the final USWNT international game before U.S. Women’s National Team Head Coach Andonovski names the 18-player Olympic Team roster. The USA will also play two (2) Olympic Send-Off Matches in early July before leaving for Japan. At the Olympic Final Draw on April 21, the USA was placed into Group G where it will face Sweden (July 21 in Tokyo), New Zealand (July 24 in Saitama) and Australia (July 27 in Kashima) during group play.

The match against Nigeria at Q2 Stadium will also mark the first time the USA has ever faced the Super Falcons outside of a world championship. It will be just the third-ever exhibition match against an African country, with the previous two (2) coming against South Africa.

Ticket information for the June 16 match at Q2 Stadium will be released by U.S. Soccer in the coming weeks.
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 3:54pm On May 06
U.S. SOCCER TO HOST THE 2021 WNT SUMMER SERIES PRESENTED BY AT&T 5G FEATURING THE USA, PORTUGAL, JAMAICA AND NIGERIA

MAY 6 2021
FEDERATION NEWS

CHICAGO (May 6, 2021) – U.S. Soccer will host the 2021 WNT Summer Series Presented by AT&T 5G featuring the USA, Portugal, Jamaica and Nigeria from June 10-16, with matches to be played on June 10 and 13 at BBVA Stadium in Houston and on June 16 at the brand new Q2 Stadium in Austin, Texas.



The USA’s three games of the Summer Series begin with a match against Portugal on June 10 in Houston (broadcast on FS1 begins at 7 p.m. CT with kick-off at 7:30 p.m. CT / 8:30 p.m. ET), followed by a meeting with Jamaica on June 13 (9 p.m. CT / 10 pm ET on FS1), also at BBVA Stadium, before traveling to Austin to face Nigeria on June 16 (8 p.m. CT / 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2).



The match in Austin at the home of Major League Soccer’s newest club, Austin FC, will be the first soccer game at the brand new, state-of-the-art, 20,500 seat Q2 Stadium. Three nights later on June 19, Austin FC will play its first MLS match at home.



The two dates in Houston will be doubleheaders, with Jamaica facing Nigeria on June 10 (4:30 p.m. CT / 5:30 p.m. ET) and Portugal playing Nigeria on June 13 (6 p.m. CT / 7 p.m. ET).



Ticket information for the two doubleheaders in Houston and stand-alone match in Austin will be released soon. For the opportunity to buy tickets before the general public, fans should consider becoming U.S. Soccer Insiders. Circle Insiders have first access to tickets, followed by VIP Insiders, Premium Insiders, and then Standard Insiders. Membership is free for Standard Insiders. Learn more here.



These matches will be the final international games before U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski names the 18-player Olympic Team. The USA will also play two Olympic Send-Off Matches in early July before leaving for Japan. At the Olympic Final Draw on April 21, the USA was drawn into Group G where it will face Sweden (July 21 in Tokyo), New Zealand (July 24 in Saitama) and Australia (July 27 in Kashima) during group play.



“In these COVID times, we’re grateful that U.S. Soccer has been able to organize a schedule of games for us to prepare for the Olympics and getting these three during the Summer Series against teams we don’t play very often will be important in helping us make the final decisions on the Olympic Team,” said U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski. “Choosing the Olympic Team has been a long process, with a big break in the middle, but we’ll take all the information from our trainings, the National Team games and club matches so we can make the best choices to give our team the best chance for success in Japan.”



U.S. Soccer previously staged the Tournament of Nations during this summer period in 2017 and 2018 and had planned to hold the tournament during non-Olympic and non-World Cup years. Due to FIFA changing the international match window in June from a three-match window to a two-match window starting in 2022, the competition will no longer be able to be held.



In addition, the June FIFA international match window for 2021 has already changed to a two-match opportunity for European teams, meaning that the format of the Summer Series will feature the USA and Nigeria playing three matches while Portugal and Jamaica will play two. No standings will be kept and all matches will be treated as friendlies.

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by do4luv14(m): 7:47pm On May 06
The effects of Randy Wuldrum, abi Make I say Randy Orton?

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by isan(m): 8:22pm On May 06
Who is randy orton?
do4luv14:
The effects of Randy Wuldrum, abi Make I say Randy Orton?
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by do4luv14(m): 8:47pm On May 06
isan:
Who is randy orton?




That WWE star Randy Ortom
Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 8:09am On May 07
do4luv14:
The effects of Randy Wuldrum, abi Make I say Randy Orton?

Yeah... He's a well known Coach in American, a good friend of USA Women National Team football Coach Vlatko Andonovski.. both have faced each other at Club Level on various occasions..

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by BascoVanVeli(m): 12:10pm On May 07
Schemerkhiz:
U.S. SOCCER TO HOST THE 2021 WNT SUMMER SERIES PRESENTED BY AT&T 5G FEATURING THE USA, PORTUGAL, JAMAICA AND NIGERIA

MAY 6 2021
FEDERATION NEWS

CHICAGO (May 6, 2021) – U.S. Soccer will host the 2021 WNT Summer Series Presented by AT&T 5G featuring the USA, Portugal, Jamaica and Nigeria from June 10-16, with matches to be played on June 10 and 13 at BBVA Stadium in Houston and on June 16 at the brand new Q2 Stadium in Austin, Texas.



The USA’s three games of the Summer Series begin with a match against Portugal on June 10 in Houston (broadcast on FS1 begins at 7 p.m. CT with kick-off at 7:30 p.m. CT / 8:30 p.m. ET), followed by a meeting with Jamaica on June 13 (9 p.m. CT / 10 pm ET on FS1), also at BBVA Stadium, before traveling to Austin to face Nigeria on June 16 (8 p.m. CT / 9 p.m. ET on ESPN2).



The match in Austin at the home of Major League Soccer’s newest club, Austin FC, will be the first soccer game at the brand new, state-of-the-art, 20,500 seat Q2 Stadium. Three nights later on June 19, Austin FC will play its first MLS match at home.



The two dates in Houston will be doubleheaders, with Jamaica facing Nigeria on June 10 (4:30 p.m. CT / 5:30 p.m. ET) and Portugal playing Nigeria on June 13 (6 p.m. CT / 7 p.m. ET).



Ticket information for the two doubleheaders in Houston and stand-alone match in Austin will be released soon. For the opportunity to buy tickets before the general public, fans should consider becoming U.S. Soccer Insiders. Circle Insiders have first access to tickets, followed by VIP Insiders, Premium Insiders, and then Standard Insiders. Membership is free for Standard Insiders. Learn more here.



These matches will be the final international games before U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski names the 18-player Olympic Team. The USA will also play two Olympic Send-Off Matches in early July before leaving for Japan. At the Olympic Final Draw on April 21, the USA was drawn into Group G where it will face Sweden (July 21 in Tokyo), New Zealand (July 24 in Saitama) and Australia (July 27 in Kashima) during group play.



“In these COVID times, we’re grateful that U.S. Soccer has been able to organize a schedule of games for us to prepare for the Olympics and getting these three during the Summer Series against teams we don’t play very often will be important in helping us make the final decisions on the Olympic Team,” said U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Vlatko Andonovski. “Choosing the Olympic Team has been a long process, with a big break in the middle, but we’ll take all the information from our trainings, the National Team games and club matches so we can make the best choices to give our team the best chance for success in Japan.”



U.S. Soccer previously staged the Tournament of Nations during this summer period in 2017 and 2018 and had planned to hold the tournament during non-Olympic and non-World Cup years. Due to FIFA changing the international match window in June from a three-match window to a two-match window starting in 2022, the competition will no longer be able to be held.



In addition, the June FIFA international match window for 2021 has already changed to a two-match opportunity for European teams, meaning that the format of the Summer Series will feature the USA and Nigeria playing three matches while Portugal and Jamaica will play two. No standings will be kept and all matches will be treated as friendlies.

These folks think they are slick. Every other match is played in Houston (Nigerian capital) but the want to play us in Austin grin basically ensuring that they have the most fans in the stadium

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Re: Nigeria Female National Teams' Thread by Schemerkhiz: 4:57pm On May 07
BascoVanVeli:


These folks think they are slick. Every other match is played in Houston (Nigerian capital) but the want to play us in Austin grin basically ensuring that they have the most fans in the stadium

Doesn't really matter here, it's just a friendly game which will help both teams... Let's hope Coach Randy Waldrum present a good Squad for us and doesn't do much of player's tryouts..He can possibly do that at the 6 Nations Tournament we're hosting in September where I would love to see most of the Home based player's he Scouted out at the recent super 6 tournament in Ijebu Ode!

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