Nigeria's Flamingoes Held to a Draw By Canada

The Under-17 women's soccer team, the Flamingoes, were held to a 1-1 draw against Canada, despite their domination in the first half of the match.
  • Nigeria:  Flamingoes Draw With Canada

    Daily Trust, 23 September 2012

    Nigeria's Flamingoes yesterday played a 1-1 draw with Canada, in spite of dominating the proceedings in their opening match of the 2012 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup finals. read more »

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Nigeria women's under - 17 Soccer team 'The Flamingoes'

  • Nigeria:  The Flamingoes Held By Canada

    Confederation of African Football, 22 September 2012

    Nigeria and Canada played out a pulsating 1-1 draw in the Tofig Bahramov stadium, but the African side will feel they deserved all three points. read more »

  • Nigeria:  We Won't Underestimate the Flamingoes, Says Canada Coach

    This Day, 21 September 2012

    As they prepare to kick off their FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup against Nigeria, Canada coach, Bryan Rosenfeld, believes the Flamingoes are not to be underestimated given the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  The Flamingoes Ready for Women's World Cup Azebaïdjan 2012

    Confederation of African Football, 21 September 2012

    Nigeria are desperate to improve on a quarter-final place at the last FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in 2010 by making it to the last four in Azerbaijan this September.The Flamingoes, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Chiejine Tips Flamingoes to Shine

    Vanguard, 21 September 2012

    Coach Ann Chiejine has expressed high hopes that the national female U-17 team will prove their mettle at the FIFA World Cup in Azerbaijan by not only doing as well as their ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Onyedinma Happy With Cash Reward for Falconets

    Daily Trust, 20 September 2012

    Chairman of the Nigeria Women Football League board, Chief Dilichukwu Onyedinma as expressed appreciation to President Goodluck Jonathan for the recent cash he showered on members ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Flamingoes Get Accreditation Ahead of World Cup Finals

    Daily Trust, 19 September 2012

    The Nigerian contingent to the U17 Women World Cup in Azerbaijan on Wednesday, got accredited for the competition. The Media officer of the team, Gracious Akujobi made this known ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Azerbaijan 2012 - Flamingoes Land Azerbaijan, Resume Training

    This Day, 18 September 2012

    Nigeria women U-17 team, Tuesday morning touched down at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport Azerbaijan to begin their quest for World Cup glory in a trip that took eight hours ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Nation in Fifa U-17 Women's World Cup 2012

    Confederation of African Football, 18 September 2012

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  • Nigeria:  Flamingoes Get Ambassadorial Welcome in Portugal

    This Day, 5 September 2012

    Nigeria's Ambassador to Portugal, Her Excellency (Mrs.) I.E.C Bristol was in the team camp of the National U-17 side, the Flamingoes on Wednesday morning to formally welcome the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Flamingoes Coach Tips Falconets to Beat Brazil

    Daily Trust, 22 August 2012

    Flamingoes' assistant coach, Monsur Abdullahi has tipped the Falconets to soar over Brazil today in their second match at the ongoing FIFA Women's U-20 World Cup in Japan. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Flamingos Trounce Siaone Academy, 6-0

    Daily Trust, 1 September 2012

    National U-17 Women team, the Flamingos, got a big confidence boost as they prepare for Azerbaijan on Friday after they white-washed SiaOne Academy, 6-0 in a test match. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Playing Boys Was Good for Flamingoes - Coach

    Leadership, 21 August 2012

    Flamingoes' Head Coach, Peter Dedevbo has given kudos to his girls after they lost 2-1 to a boys' team in a warm-up training match at the Area 3 Astro-turf pitch, Abuja,over the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  NFF Tips Falconets, Flamingoes for World Cup Semis

    Daily Trust, 21 August 2012

    Member, Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Technical Committee, Austel Elumelu has said he is optimistic the Flamingoes will do well in the FIFA U-17 World Cup scheduled for ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  FIFA U17 WC - Flamingoes Can Lift the Trophy - Team Coaches

    Daily Trust, 9 August 2012

    The National U17 Female team, the Flamingoes stands a good chance of lifting the FIFA World Cup scheduled to take place in Azerbeijan come September, the team coaches have said. read more »

  • Nigeria:  U­17 Women World Cup: Flamingoes Begins Intensive Training

    Leadership, 7 August 2012

    The 35 invited players to the Flamingoes camp ahead of the forthcoming 2012 FIFA U-17 Women World Cup in Azerbaijan have begun intensive training. The players who have camped at ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Azerbaijan 2012 - 35 to Compete for Shirts

    Daily Trust, 1 August 2012

    Thirty-five U17 players will compete for shirts in Nigeria's team to the 2012 FIFA Women World Cup in Azerbaijan. read more »

  • Africa:  Azerbaijan 2012 - Dedevbo Invites 35 to Abuja

    This Day, 1 August 2012

    Head Coach of the U-17 Women National Team, Peter Dedevbo has called up 35 players as the team begins final preparation for this year's FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup finals coming up ... read more »