Olympics Qualifier: Super Falcons get Oshoala, Ordega boost for Algeria tie
Olympics Qualifier: Super Falcons get Oshoala, Ordega boost for Algeria tie
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Olympics Qualifier: Super Falcons get Oshoala, Ordega boost for Algeria tie

Nigeria women's national team has been handed a major boost ahead of the 2020 Olympics qualifier against Algeria with the arrival of Barcelona forward Asisat Oshoala and China-based midfielder Francisca Ordega.

Striker Rasheedat Ajibade, who plays in Norway, is also in camp as Nigeria host Algeria at the Agege Stadium in Lagos on Tuesday.

Nigeria beat Algeria 2-0 in the first leg played in Blida. An own goal from Ouadah Isma–Side in the 15th minute and a long-range strike from Amarachi Okoronkwo secured a comfortable win for the Africa champions at the Stade Mustapha Tchaker.

The Super Falcons are bidding to qualify for the Olympics for the first time in 12 years.

 

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