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Buhari congratulates Super Falcons for winning WAFU Women’s cup

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Super Falcons for putting up a superlative performance that saw them emerging as 2019 WAFU Women’s Cup Champions, with an unbeaten record throughout the tournament.

A statement issued in Abuja on Sunday by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity), said President Buhari commended the Falcons for their fighting spirit and resplendent skills evidenced in teamwork, discipline and focus, which enabled them to defeat the Ivorian Dame Elephantes at the finals of the championship.

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The President extolled all officials and management of the team, led by Thomas Dennerby, for their sacrifice, commitment and diligence in winning the championship.

As the team prepares for the forthcoming FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, President Buhari urged officials and players to stay focused and unleash the same zeal that won the WAFU Women’s Cup Champions.


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