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FULL LIST: Ebi, Oshoala, Ajibade, 20 Others Make Super Falcons World Cup List

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Randy Waldrum, the coach of the Super Falcons, has unveiled a squad of 23 players who will represent Nigeria in the upcoming Women's World Cup, scheduled to take place in Australia and New Zealand starting from July 20.

The roster includes prominent players such as Asisat Oshoala, the Barcelona forward, Rashidat Ajibade from Atlético Madrid, and Onome Ebi, who will set a new record for the most appearances by a Nigerian player in the World Cup.

Nigeria has been placed in Group B alongside co-hosts Australia, Canada, and the Republic of Ireland. The Super Falcons will commence their campaign by facing Canada on July 21, marking the start of their journey in the tournament.

 

Goalkeepers: Chiamaka Nnadozie (Paris FC, France); Tochukwu Oluehi (Hakkarigucu Spor FC, Turkey); Yewande Balogun (AS Saint-Etienne, France)

Defenders: Onome Ebi (Abia Angels); Osinachi Ohale (Deportivo Alaves, Spain); Glory Ogbonna (Besiktas JK, Turkey); Ashleigh Plumptre (Leicester City, England); Rofiat Imuran (Stade de Reims, France); Michelle Alozie (Houston Dash, USA); Oluwatosin Demehin (Stade de Reims, France)

Midfielders: Halimatu Ayinde (Rosengard FC, Sweden); Rasheedat Ajibade (Atletico Madrid, Spain); Toni Payne (Sevilla FC, Spain); Christy Ucheibe (SL Benfica, Portugal); Deborah Abiodun (Rivers Angels); Jennifer Echegini (Florida State University, USA)

Forwards: Uchenna Kanu (Racing Louisville, Kentucky, USA); Gift Monday (UDG Tenerife, Spain); Ifeoma Onumonu (NY/NJ Gotham FC, USA); Asisat Oshoala (Barcelona Femenine, Spain); Desire Oparanozie (Wuhan Chegu Jianghan, China); Francisca Ordega (CSKA Moscow, Russia); Esther Okoronkwo (AS Saint-Etienne, France)


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