According to several sources, former Nigeria international Ifeanyichukwu Chiejine has passed on.
Chiejine represented Nigeria at the FIFA Women’s World Cup and Olympic Games among other competitions.
— Colin NOT Collins (@ColinUdoh) August 22, 2019
The forward made three world cup appearances in 1999, 2003 and 2007.
We are sad to announce the sudden demise of former @NGSuper_Falcons player Ifeanyichukwu Chiejine who passed on after a brief illness on Wednesday, 21st August 2019. Ifeanyi captained the first set of the U19 National Women’s team to the first U19 (Now U20) @FIFAWWC in 2002 pic.twitter.com/5SrlZwRROX
— The NFF 🇳🇬 (@thenff) August 22, 2019
She was capped 61 times for the Senior Women’s national team, Super Falcons.