The Super Falcons of Nigeria are hoping to leave a mark on the world when they line facing the Germany Women’s National group in the FIFA World Cup Round of 16 without Barcelona star Asisat Oshoala.
The UEFA Women Champions League finalist was substituted in the tight destruction against the hosts with presumed hamstring damage.
The Nigerians are likewise without dependable safeguard Ngozi Ebere, who was sent off against France, just as experienced midfielder Rita Chikwelu, who got her second reserving against the host country in Rennes.
The Queens of African football will be put to genuine test this evening in Grenoble when they face double cross title holders Germany for a spot in the quarterfinal of the World Cup in France.
Be that as it may, Thomas Dennerby who is responsible for the Super Falcons uncovered that his squad is a world class group of the most recent FIFA rankings.
I think the Nigerian group is certainly such a great amount of superior to the positioning. Everybody can see from our exhibitions that we are not acting like a group positioned 38, said Dennerby.
It’s a decent group. We can play any group between 10 – 20 and win. What’s more, make exceptionally close amusements with the 10 best too. So truly, we are a world-class group.
Germany mentor Voss-Tecklenburg said she anticipates that the Falcons should give everything today after she viewed the video of their festivals when they were affirmed to fit the bill for the following round.
At their reaction (after their capability was affirmed), you could perceive how much this way to Nigeria. They will give everything in this Round of 16,” she said.
The Super Falcons would expectation show up in the Quarter-Finals of the FIFA Womens World Cup subsequent to achieving the last 8 out of 1999. The conflict among Nigeria and Germany will commence at 4P, Nigerian time.