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[Video] The Super Falcons team is Very Competitive – Nicole Payne

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Ex US U17 and currently West Virginia University striker, newly invitee Nicole Payne Oyeyemisi has disclosed that the level of competition within the super falcons camp is highly competitive as she looks forward to impress if handed her debut by Super Falcons Coach, Randy Waldrum against Jamaica.

“I was very excited to get the call up to the Super Falcons, it is blessing to play and compete with the players here”.

“I never thought I would get a call up this soon but again it’s a blessing to be here, to be able to play with my Sister and compete with a lot of players here”.

On how she would rate the Super Falcons teams, Oyeyemisi revealed that the competition in the team is very high as the speed of play is very high.

“Having trained with the girls this morning, it was great, a very Competitive environment and it was a very high speed of play, so it was very good to be able to get to know the ladies and be able to play with everyone and prepare for these games”.

On the forthcoming game against Jamaica if fielded.

“I am going to go out there to try my best and represent the country, she concluded’.

Nigeria will be playing Jamaica on Thursday in the opening game of the United States of America’s Summer series, a four nation tournament which also includes host nation USA and Portugal women teams.

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Oluchi Tobe-Chukwu

Oluchi Tobe-Chukwu popularly known as tobex is the Vice chairman of Sports writers Association of Nigeria , lagos Chapter. She Is also the Media Spokesperson of the Super Falcons of Nigeria. She is an award winning women's football writer. Tobex is also an ex footballer that was privileged to play in the first NFF organised women's league in 1990 as a player of Hamza Queens. Her last club as an active footballer was Ibom Angels as She paved way to further her education years ago. She is a Federal Government scholar , with a degree in Mass communication, a second degree in Public Relations and Advertising (Communication Studies). She is a Wife and Mother.

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