Nigeria's Francisca Ordega holds off the Australian defense.

France 2019 1v1s: Francisca Ordega

Washington Spirit midfielder Tori Huster profiles Nigeria's Francisca Ordega ahead of the World Cup in 2019. Huster gets to know "Franny" a bit more through some rapid-fire questions.
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Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria Qualify for World Cup; in Ecuador Stage is Set for Pivotal Brazil vs. Colombia Match

Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea became the 12th and 13th teams to qualify for the 2011 Women's World Cup after winning in today's African Women's Championship semifinals. In Ecuador, the biggest match of the CONMEBOL qualifiers takes place at the 22,000-capacity Estadio Alejandro Serrano Aguilar as Brazil takes on Colombia, two teams currently unbeaten in Group B. This match has huge implications for Colombia. A win sends the team to the second stage and it eliminates Uruguay from the group stage.
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Nigeria Advances in African Championship; CONMEBOL Qualifiers Begin Today

Perpetua Nkwocha's two first-half goals held up for Nigeria in its 2-1 win over South Africa today in Group A action of the African Women's Football Championship. With the win, Nigeria became the first team in the AWC to qualify for the knockout round. In the second Group A game today, Mali beat Tanzania, 3-2, eliminating Tanzania from the tournament. In Ecuador, Argentina faces Bolivia and Ecuador takes on Chile in the first games of the CONMEBOL qualifiers.