AWCON 2022: Super Falcons Open Camp In Abuja Today

Published on: 14 June 2022

Ahead of next month's Nations Cup billed for Morocco, the Super Falcons of Nigeria camp will today open in Abuja, Nigeriasoccernet can report.

The current champions of Africa after a week training in Abuja will embark on their trip to Rabat, Morocco early next week for a pre-tournament intensive training camp in the host country.

The 35 players invited by Super Falcons Head Coach , Randy Waldrum are expected to be in Abuja will be reduced to 25 before their training tour to prosecute the 2022 WAFCON which will hold from July 2 to July 23 in Morocco.

Report suggested that the players, backroom staff and Nigerian assistant coaches will arrive Abuja camp today while training will commence on Wednesday, the day the United States-born gaffer and his two compatriots will join the camp to take charge of proceedings.

The following players have been invited by the head coach of the team Randy Waldrum:

Goalkeepers: Chiamaka Nnadozie (Paris FC, France); Tochukwu Oluehi (Maccabi Kishronot Hadera, Israel); Rita Akarekor (Nasarawa Amazons); Yewande Balogun (Coppermine United, USA).

Defenders: Chidinma Okeke (Unattached); Glory Ogbonna (Santa Teresa FC, Spain); Onome Ebi (En Avant Guingamp, France); Osinachi Ohale (Deportivo Alaves, Spain); Ugochi Emenayo (Konak Belediyespor Izmir, Turkey); Ashleigh Plumptre (Leicester City, England); Nicole Payne (West Virginia University, USA); Michelle Alozie (Houston Dash, USA); Akudo Ogbonna (Edo Queens).

Midfielders: Peace Efih (Kiryat Gat, Israel); Amanda Uju Mbadi (Atasehir Belediyespor, Turkey); Halimatu Ayinde (Eskilstuna United, Sweden); Charity Adule (Deportivo La Coruna, Spain); Toni Oyedupe Payne (Sevilla FC, Spain); Regina Otu (Minsk FC, Belarus); Christy Ucheibe (SL Benfica, Portugal); Rasheedat Ajibade (Atletico Madrid, Spain); Rita Chikwelu (Madrid CFF, Spain); Suliat Abideen (Edo Queens).

Forwards: Gift Monday (Bayelsa Queens); Francisca Ordega (CSKA Moscow, Russia); Desire Oparanozie (Wuhan Chegu Jianghan, China); Vivian Ikechukwu (WFC Gintra, Lithuania); Chinonyerem Macleans (GSK Gornik Leczna, Poland); Chinwendu Ihezuo (Meizhou Hakka Club, China); Ifeoma Onumonu (NY/NJ Gotham FC, USA); Uchenna Kanu (Tigres Femenil, Mexico); Asisat Oshoala (FC Barcelona, Spain).