In a surprising move, Super Falcons experienced defender Onome Ebi has been left out of the 21-player squad announced for the 13th Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (WAFCON) final qualifying round against Cape Verde.
Despite an impactful performance during the NWFL season opener, where Ebi secured her first assist of the season while playing for Naija Ratels, the defender has been notably absent from Coach Justin Madugu’s finalized roster.
This unexpected exclusion has raised eyebrows among her large fans and admirers
The squad, set to battle in the crucial qualifiers on November 30th and December 5th, includes renowned talents like Asisat Oshoala and Rasheedat Ajibade, forming a formidable lineup aimed at clinching success against Cape Verde.
However, with the absence of stalwart Onome Ebi, the team dynamics are set to face a shift as the remaining selected players prepare for this important challenge.
The released roster features remarkable names across different positions, emphasizing a mix of international experience and emerging talent.
Notable inclusions are Chiamaka Nnadozie, Tochukwu Oluehi, Osinachi Ohale, Christy Ucheibe, and others, poised to make an impact in the upcoming qualifiers.
We will be bringing you more updates and insights as the Super Falcons gear up for this crucial WAFCON showdown.