Super Falcons Coach, Edwin Okon, has called for better preparations for the team ahead of the FIFA Women’s World Cup.
The African champions have been training in Abuja and have played a number of friendlies against some local teams, but Okon insists they need better preparations to do well in Canada.
“For a competition like the World Cup, we need to play better friendly matches,” he said. “The anticipation and expectation we have is to do well in Canada but we need to play better and bigger friendlies to whip us into shape” continues Okon.
“Of course we do appreciate the efforts of the Nigeria Football Federation because they have done a lot in ensuring we prepare well for this competition.
“However, if we can get games against some of these big countries, that will help us a lot. That will put our players into the competition mood,” he stated.
The team defeated a local side, Abuja All Stars, in one of the friendlies they played.
They will also play Mali in a 2016 Olympic Games qualifier and they have remained in camp since beating the same team 9-1 on aggregate to qualify for the All Africa Games.
And Okon believes having such friendly games will also improve their chances of making the Olympics.
“The Olympic Games is also coming up and we cannot keep thinking of the win we got over them in the All Africa Games qualifier, because they’ll be different.
“If we could get these games, they will really go a long way and help us also build our confidence,” he added.4years ago My wife left me,because i was too WEAK in bed,but today she calls me Bed Champion.Now i finally discovered a Natural Solution that forces women to ask for more. " - CLICK HERE To See My Breakthrough. PROFITABLE FOREX TRADING; We GUARANTEE 37% weekly profit trading your forex account for you! WhatsApp +2348030797998 - CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS. How I Permanently Cured My Premature Ejaculation And Low Sperm Count Problem Without Any Side Effects Within 72hrs.And Confidently Last Over 35 Minutes Per Round In Bed.