Super Falcons coach, Thomas Dennerby has invited 26 players to camp in Abuja ahead of the 2019 Women’s WAFU Cup of Nations in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.
The Super Falcons’ squad is dominated by home-based professional players including Rivers Angels midfielder Evelyn Nwabuoku and Ibom Angels goalkeeper Christy Ohiaeriaku.
Former youth internationals: Efik Peace, Joy Jerry, Joy Bokiri, Ologbosere Mary and Chidinma Okeke made the cut while Sevilla’s Toni Payne, Turkey-based Esther Sunday and USA-based Uchenna Kanu join the squad from abroad.
Dennerby’s invitees comprise of four goalkeepers, six defenders, seven midfielders and nine forwards.
THE SUPER FALCONS FULL LIST FOR CAMPING AHEAD OF 2019 WAFU CUP:
Goalkeepers: Christy Ohiaeriaku, Chiamaka Nnadozie, Alaba Jonathan, Tochukwu Oluehi.
Defenders: Ugochi Emenayo, Glory Ogbonna, Chidinma Okeke, Maryam Ibrahim, Rofiat Imuran, Mary Ologbosere
Midfielders: Peace Efih, Osarenoma Igbinovia, Amarachi Okoronkwo, Adebisi Saheed, Evelyn Nwabuoku, Joy Bokiri, Cynthia Aku
Forwards: Mary Anjor, Alice Ogebe, Uchenna Kanu, Joy Jerry, Chioma Wogu, Rita Okoro, Rofiat Sule, Esther Sunday, Antionette Payne