Super Falcons who bounced back in the second group game of the AWCON by winning the shepolopolo of Zambia yesterday .
After a tight first half during which the falcons scored a goal, the Falcons went ahead in the second to bridged the Zambians’ offside tactics and stormed through to win 4-0.
The Super Falcons Fired four unreplied goals past Zambia to record their first win at 2018 AWCON
Star player Asisat Oshoala in particular had several chances to add to the tally but good goalkeeper combined with poor finishing denied her.
Their Swedish head coach Thomas Dennerby who spoke after the match to our source said he would have been happier with more goals.
Regardless i am very happy we were able to maintain a balanced tactics and techniques in the game.
And to score four goals without conceding was a remarkable one, but honestly if there is something in the game I’m not totally happy about is the chances of goals with lost in the game but all the same it’s a good result, he said after the game.
The Falcons will next tackle Equatorial Guinea on Saturday by 5 pm Nigerian time and the coach insisted it will be another important game if they hope to reach the knockout rounds of the competition.
Three days ago when I sat here, we lost a game and I talked about being professional, use your experience, come back to next game, don’t be anxious, just work on hard and that’s what I will tell the players before the next game,” he said.
Don’t think that this game we won today is the final game in the group, now we have to work hard so we can get qualification to the semifinal.
South Africa lead Group B with six points from two matches after they trounced Equatorial Guinea in the other group game tonight.
Both Falcons and Zambia have three points each with the Nigerians ahead in the standings on goals difference presently.