Nigeriaâ€™s Senior Women Football Team, Super Falcons, will fly to Banjul, capital of Gambia today for the first leg of their 2018 Women Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture against the Gambia Senior Women Team.
The Gambians, who defeated Burkina Faso in the earlier round as Cup holders and eight-time champions Nigeria drew bye, have picked Wednesday, 6thÂ June for the opening leg of the fixture, and the Independence Stadium in Bakau is venue.
NFFâ€™s Head of Womenâ€™s Football, Ruth David toldÂ 11am.Â The team left Abuja for Lagos on Sunday night.Â that the Falconsâ€™ delegation will fly aboard an Air Peace aircraft from Lagos on Monday morning, to arrive Banjul byÂ
The return leg will take place at the Agege Stadium, Lagos on Monday, 11thÂ June. The fixture is the last qualifying round for the 11thÂ Women Africa Cup of Nations taking place in Ghana later in the year.
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