All is about for Nigeria and Japan to conflict in a senior girls worldwide pleasant match in Kobe on Thursday.
The delegation of Tremendous Falcons, which left Nigeria on Friday, has arrived within the Japanese city of Kobe, the place they tackle 2011 world champions Japan on the Noevir Stadium, Kobe on Thursday, 6th October. The date falls inside one of many FIFA Girls Worldwide Home windows for this yr.
Nadeshiko Japan, which is the alias of the Girls Nationwide Group of Japan, are rated 13th on the planet. Each groups have clashed solely as soon as at aggressive degree – on the 2004 Olympic Girls’s Soccer Match. Nadeshiko pipped the Falcons 1-0 on the Karaiskakis Stadium in Piraeus on 14th August 2004.
Two back-to-back friendlies in 2013 had been received 2-0 every by Nadeshiko.
Japan’s entertaining women received the FIFA World Cup in Germany in 2011, beating Group USA in a pulsating penalty shoot-out after regulation time ended 2-2. Nadeshiko thus turned the primary crew from Asia to win a senior FIFA World Cup trophy.
The Tremendous Falcons have participated in each FIFA Girls’s World Cup finals for the reason that competitors started in 1991, reaching the quarter finals in 1999. They’re one of many 32 groups that can participate within the biggest-ever FIFA Girls’s World Cup finals set for 9 cities in Australia and New Zealand 20th July – 20th August 2023.