Ahead of tomorrow’s clash against Brazil at the fifth FIFA Under seventeen Women’s World Cup, Nigeria’s Flamingoes, has resumed at training on Wednesday at the Al Wehdat Training Field, Amman with all twenty-one football players participating actively.
The Nigeria team had arrived Amman on Tuesday, after flying from Abuja to Dubai and connecting another Emirates Airline flight from Dubai to the Jordanian capital.
FIFA conducted the team arrival meeting where Captain Rasheedat Ajibade was presented with Nigeria’s plaque and all the players were given Certificate of Participation.
Also at the team arrival meeting, every member of the team was accredited, while various issues on the tournament like venue contact information, stadium and training facilities, pre and post match conferences and laws of the game were discussed in detail.
The fifth FIFA Under seventeen Women’s World Cup will start today as a total of sixteen countries will battle for honours in the three Jordanian cities of Amman, Irbid and Al Zarqa.