Head Coach of the U-17 girls national team, Bala Nikyu has called up 30 players to camp ahead of a FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup qualifying fixture in January.
All invited players have been instructed to report at the Serob Legacy Hotel, Wuye, Abuja on Thursday, 3rdDecember.
The Flamingos, who have qualified for and participated in every edition of the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup finals since the competition was launched in New Zealand in 2008, will take on the winner of the Botswana/Namibia first round fixture.
Namibia won the away leg to Botswana 2-1 at the weekend.
The 5th FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup finals will hold in Jordan, 30th September – 21st October, 2016. Flamingos reached the quarter -finals in Trinidad and Tobago (2010), Azerbaijan (2012) and Costa Rica (2014).
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Goalkeepers: Chiamaka Nnadozie (Rivers Angels); Temitayo Hassan (Taraba Queens); Tolarin Joye (Pelican Stars); Rita Akarekor (Osun Queens)
Defenders: Ifeoma Ikechukwu (Rivers Angels); Anita Okwudili (Pelican Stars); Glory Sunday (Pelican Stars); Mary James (Abia Angels); Rafiat Sule (Bayelsa Queens); Mary Opara (Abia Angels); Precious Oyabara (Pelican Stars); Ramat Abdulkareem (Adamawa Queens)
Midfielders: Geraldine Amadi (Taraba Queens); Joy Duru (Nasarawa Amazons); Grace Michael (Taraba Queens); Ayowunmi Omosuyi (Sunshine Queens); Ayo Barakat Olaiya (Bayelsa Queens); Ikoyo Rijoile (Osun Queens); Blessing Okpe (COD Ladies); Ndefo Uche (Edo Queens)
Forwards: Hanniyatu Adeleke (Osun Queens); Rasheedat Ajibade (FC Robo); Cynthia Aku (Rivers Angels); Precious Edewor (Osun Queens); Aishat Bello (Kogi Confluence Queens); Pato Moses (Pelican Stars); Ogoma Joseph (Rivers Angels); Juliet Bassey (Rivers Angels); Peace Barnabas (Edo Queens); Blessing Rijoile (Edo Queens)