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Nigeria Withdraws From 2018 Alanya Women’s Cup

The Super Falcons of Nigeria will no longer take part in the Alanya Women’s Cup, hosted by Turkey between February 26 and March 7.

The NFF had prrviously confirmed it will take part in the invitations tournament. And Nigeria was drafted into Group B with France B, Kosovo and Kazakhstan.

However, reports have it Dennerby’s women have withdrawn from the competition due to logistics.

“It is a very sad situation for us. We want the make the tournament but there were so many factors that conspired against our wishes to participate,” a source from the NFF told Goal.

“We made efforts to arrange entry visa to Turkey for the players – those abroad and others in Abidjan but were faced with a lot of challenges and it could not work out.”

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