Nigeria’s women U-20 team, Falconets, will depart their training camp in Austria on Thursday, August 2, for France, hosts of this year’s FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup.
This was stated in a media release from the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Communications Department.
The FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup will start on Sunday, August 5 and end Friday, August 24.
The Falconets have been in Austria for the past two weeks intensifying preparations ahead of this year’s edition.
Drawn in Group D, the Falconets will square up against three-time U-20 women’s champions Germany, Haiti and China.
The Falconets will play their first game against Germany on Monday, August 6.