Falconets plays draw with Tanzania in W/Cup qualifiers

Nigeria’s Super Falconets will face Tanzania in a two-legged tie in the first round of the 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup qualifiers.

The U-20 Women’s World Cup will be held in France next year with Nigeria, two-time runners up in 2010 and 2014, and fourth place from finishers in 2012, will be hoping to better the group phase finish in Papau New Guinea.

The Confederation of African Football on Thursday released fixtures of the preliminary and first round stages which start on the weekend of July 21, 22 and 23 for the preliminary stages and 15,16 or 17 September 2017.

The Falconets will host Tanzania in their first round first leg fixture and travel for the return leg on the weekend of 29, 30 September or 1st October 2017.

Other games in the first round qualifiers are as follows:

Algeria vs Ghana
Guinea vs Cameroon
South Africa vs Namibia
Morocco vs Senegal
(Winner between Burundi and Djibouti) vs Rwanda
Tunisia vs (Winner of Libya and Sierra Leone)
Ethiopia vs (Winner between Botswana and Kenya).

 

 
Aisha JM