France 8-0 Nigeria: Super Falcons annihilated by France in friendly

Nigeria’s Super Falcons were humiliated 8-0 by France in an international friendly played at the MMArena on Friday night.

Falcons head coach Thomas Dennerby utilised a 4-4-2 pattern as the team missed the services of China based Asisat Oshoala and Onome Ebi.

Chiamaka Nnadozie, Faith Ikidi, Ebere Ngozi, Rita Chikwelu, Josephine Chukwunonye, Osinachi Ohale, Ngozi Okobi, Esther Sunday, Francisca Ordega, Desire Oparanozie and Anam Imo were named in the starting XI.

Valerie Gauvin scored an impressive treble as Le Sommer, Gaetane Thiney, Aminata Diallo and Marie-Charlotte L├ęger also found the back of the net for France. Ikidi scored an own goal.

The match formed part of the Queens preparations for the 2018 African Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON) competition to be staged in Ghana.

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