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Oshoala Named On FIFA Technical Advisory Group

Oshoala Named On FIFA Technical Advisory Group

Super Falcons captain Asisat Oshoala has been named in the technical advisory group by Federation of International Football Federation, FIFA, reports Completesports.com.

Oshoala is joined on the advisory group by Jill Ellis, a two-time Women’s World Cup winning coach, who will serve as the head of the body , Banyana Banyana of South head coach Desiree Ellis, Chelsea gaffer Emma Hayes and USA star Alex Morgan.

“Competitive balance, increased opportunities for underserved nations, a FIFA Women’s Club World Cup, increased visibility and participation, FIFA international windows, prize money and the possibility of staging a biennial FIFA Women’s World Cup are some of topics included in the discussions held by the FIFA Technical Advisory Group (TAG) led by Jill Ellis,”reads a statement on FIFA website.

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“As part of a wider comprehensive consultation process, FIFA is also meeting with other women’s football stakeholders including the member associations, confederations, clubs, leagues and teams.

“The TAG, which comprises players, coaches, referees, administrators, sports scientists and executives, features representation from each of the six continental confederations, held its second meeting on Friday 15 October.

List of women’s TAG participants

Deyna Castellanos (VEN) – Current player
Desiree Ellis (RSA) – National team coach
Laura Georges (FRA) – Administrator / former player
Emma Hayes (ENG) – Club coach
Lindsey Horan (USA) – Current player
Karina LeBlanc (CAN) – Former player
Kristine Lilly (USA) – Former player
Alex Morgan (USA) – Current player
Doreen Nabwire (KEN) – Administrator
Asisat Oshoala (NGA) – Current player
Mark Parsons (ENG) – Club coach
Ricardo Rambo (BRA) – National team coach
Wendie Renard (FRA) – Current player
Ali Riley (NZL) – Current player
Lotta Schelin (SWE) – Former player
Dawn Scott (ENG) – Sports scientist
Kelly Smith (ENG) – Former player
Bibiana Steinhaus-Webb (GER) – Referee
Pia Sundhage (SWE) – National team coach
Jorge Vilda (ESP) – National team coach
Sun Wen (CHN) – Former player

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  • Sunny 3 years ago

    Already an influencer. Good job. Greatest African women’s footballer of all time.

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