By Oyediji Oluwaseun Babatunde
Sports Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
SL Benfica of Portugal midfielder, Christy Ucheibe who will not be part of the Super Falcons squad to the 2021 Turkish Women’s Cup has thanked the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and Super Falcons for their support stating that it is unfortunate that she won’t be able to make it to the tourney due to unforeseen circumstances.
Christy took to her Twitter handle to wish the Super Falcons the best of luck ahead of their opening game against CSKA Moscow on Thursday, February 18, 2021.
To All my fans home and abroad, to Nigerians, NFF, and Super Falcons, I want to use this medium to thank you all for your support so far. Am so Sorry I couldn’t make it with the team (Super Falcons) to Turkey, It was due to reasons beyond my control. I wish the team success.
Ucheibe was part of the initial 23 players invited for the tournament which is set to hold at Antalya, Turkey, but won’t be able to make it alongside Paris FC goalie, Chiamaka Nnadozie, Atletico Madrid’s Rasheedat Ajibade, and Eskilstuna United’s Ngozi-Okobi Ekeoghene.
Former Confluence Queens player, Ramat Adulkareem has been called up by Coach Randy Waldrum.
Super Falcons will square up with CSKA Moscow, Uzbekistan, and Equatorial Guinea at the Emir Sports Complex in the 2021 Turkish Cup.
Super Falcons Schedule at 2021 Turkish Cup
Super Falcons vs CSKA Moscow
8.30 am Nigerian time.
Falcons vs Uzbekistan 5.00 pm Nigerian time
Tuesday February 23rd
Falcons vs Equatorial Guinea
9 am Nigerian time
Venue: Emir Sports Complex.
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