Nigeria’s Super Falcons on Tuesday evening arrived France for the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup kicking off on Friday June 7, reports Completesports.com.
The team which set up a preparatory camp in Austria arrived Reims with the players in high spirits.
Midfielder Ngozi Okobi voiced the general sentiments of the whole squad by saying she has a good feeling about the World Cup becauae the team prepared well.
The Super Falcons will begin their campaign on Saturday with a game against Norway in Group A.
On the 12th, the African champions will face South Korea in their second game of the competition.
Their final group game is against host country France on the 17th for one of the top two spots in the group.
They could also make the next round if they finish as one of the best third-placed teams.
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