Super Falcons South Africa ready for war against Nigeria

Banyana Banyana captain Van Wyk says the clash against the Super Falcons is more than a football match.

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Janine van Wyk play Banyana Banyana captain Janine van Wyk says the semi-final clash against Nigeria is war (Super Sports )
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Ahead of their semi-final clash against the Super Falcons of Nigeria, captain of the Banyana Banyana of South Africa Janine van Wyk says she is ready for war.

The Super Falcons of Nigeria and their South African counterparts will face off in one of the semi-finals of the 2016 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations holding in Cameroon.

Banyana Banyana of South Africa play Players of Banyana Banyana of South Africa celebrate after scoring against Egypt in the Group stage (CAF )

 

Banyana Banyana captain Van Wyk says the clash against the Super Falcons is more than a football match.

It is going to be war,” she told Super Sports.

 

The competition starts now and from here on it is war. It is going to be war, war, war… If we want it badly enough, then we have to show it. We have overcome them before and we can do it again.”

The Banyana Bayana will be looking to pull off an upset against the Super Falcons like they did when they beat Nigeria 1-0 also in the semi-final of 2012 AWCON.

Super Falcons play Super Falcons coach, Omagbami wants her team to be fully prepared for the Banyana Banyana (CAFonline)

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Falcons coach, Florence Omagbami is however not bothered by the threat of the South Africans as she is just focused on getting her team ready.

We understand what the stakes are and will ensure we win this game,” she said.

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