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Super Falcons hold Canada in respectable draw

Ifeoma Onumonu 5th min and Rashidat Ajibade 53rd min, got the goals, for the Super Falcons, as Nigeria drew 2-2 with Canada in the cane second instalment of their two-legged friendly series.

The encounter played in Langford, followed the first, in which Canada, the reigning Olympic Champions, thrashed one-time African Champions 2-0, in Vancouver, three days ago.

The draw was a great response from the Falcons, who also showcased a better team performance, as they intensified preparation for a record extending appearance at the Africa Women’s Cup of Nations to be hosted by Morrocco, later this year.

Reporting by Chinedum Ohanusi; editing by Muzha Kucha