Mathew Dadiya, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Falcons for putting up a superlative performance that saw them emerged the 2019 WAFU Women’s Cup Champions, with an unbeaten record throughout the tournament.
The President commended the Falcons for their fighting spirit and resplendent skills evidenced in team work, discipline and focus, which he said, enabled them to defeat the Ivorian Dame Elephantes at the finals of the competition.
He extolled all officials and management of the team, led by Thomas Dennerby, for their sacrifice, commitment and diligence in winning the championship.
He urged the team as they prepare for the forthcoming FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, advised officials and players to stay focused and unleash the same zeal that won the WAFU Women’s Cup Champions.
Buhari has in Makkah for the lesser hajj since Wednesday May 15,2019 and is expected to return to Nigeria this week.