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France hammer Super Falcons 8-0 in friendly

France on Friday defeated Super Falcons 8-0 in an international friendly match played in Paris.

The Most Valuable Player of the match was Gauvin Valerie for grabbing a hat-trick. She scored the three goals in the 36th, 70th and 78th of the encounter.

It was Thomas Dennerby baptism of fire as head coach of the women’s team.

Nigeria’s Faith Ikidi’s scored an own goal to give France its seventh of the night

France got their fourth goal in less than 12 minutes into the second half.  Aminata Diallo(One of France Star Players) netted the fourth in the 60th minute.

The first 45 minutes of the international friendly match ended with the Super Falcons losing 0-3 to France

The Falcons only trained twice for the friendly. They had not played a game since winning the 2016 Africa Women’s Championship (AWC) in Cameroon.

Last year, France who are preparing for next year’s World Cup as host also trounced Ghana 8-0 in another friendly.

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