Following her team’s Friday morning 0-0 draw with Canada, Super Falcons goalie Chiamaka Nnadozie was named the game’s top performer.
Nnadozie led the Super Falcons in their matchup with the Olympic winners and put up a strong performance at Melbourne Rectangular Stadium.
Five minutes after the half, Christine Sinclair, an experienced attacker, was denied from the penalty spot by the goalkeeper.
The Paris FC star made a number of significant stops throughout the fiercely contested game.
Deborah Abiodun’s early dismissal left Randy Waldrum’s team with just 10 players left for the remainder of regulation.
On Thursday, July 27, the Super Falcons will play Australia at Brisbane Stadium.