“Falconets” Golden Eaglets trainer Manu Garba says he is optimistic about the ability of Falconets to beat their Spanish counterparts in the quarterfinals of the ongoing FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup in France.
Garba, who expressed optimism on Tuesday in Abuja in an interview, said that Falconets has proved to be well-known at the World Championships, which they decided to achieve.
“Falconets worked very hard to prepare for the FIFA Women U-20 World Cup.
“Quarter-finals are the stage of knockout, and you can defeat Spain, if our girls can increase their penetration into the attack,” Garba said.
The coach assured Falcone in the support of the whole country, saying that Nigeria is firmly behind them.
He said that the team, with the help of God and diligence, will qualify for the semi-finals.
“Falcones” on Monday held China in the 1: 1 draw to qualify for the quarterfinals.
They will file against Spain in the quarterfinal match on Thursday. (NAN)