Olympics qualifiers: Ethiopia arrive Abuja for Super Falcons clash


The Lucy of Ethiopia have arrived Abuja ahead of the Paris 2024 Olympics second round, second leg qualifying match against the Super Falcons of Nigeria.

The 35-person delegation arrived the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport on Sunday afternoon aboard an Ethiopian Airways flight.

The Ethiopians were held to a 1-1 draw by the Super Falcons in the first leg in midweek.

The reverse fixture is billed for the Moshood Abiola Stadium, Abuja on Tuesday.

Also in Nigeria’s Federal Capital is the squad of match officials, led by Christine Ziga from Ghana, who will serve as the match commissioner.

There is also referee Edoh Kindedji from Togo, with her compatriots Abra Sitsofe Agbedanou and Kossiwa Kayigan Awoutey who will serve as assistant referee 1 and assistant referee 2 respectively. Yacine Samassa from Mauritania will be in the role of fourth official.

Daloba Oulare from Guinea will be the referee assessor.

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