He has been working for a while at Kocaeli Edis Sports Complex. Nigeria U17 With the Women’s Football National Team Galatasaray Among the Women’s Football Team friendly match played. The winner of the friendly match, in which both teams tested their form, was the Nigerian team with a score of 4-1. World CupThe Nigerian team prepared for the . Fenerbahce He will play a friendly match.
“It was a very good game for us”
Nigeria team coach Olowookere Bankole made a statement after the match. Bankole said, “We came to Turkey and had a good preparation period before the World Cup. It was a very good match for us. We have seen our level and this is pleasing for us.”
“We are a country that has just started, we believe that we will reach a good level”
Giving information about the situation of women’s football in Nigeria, Bankole said, “There are countries such as Norway, Sweden, Denmark and the USA in women’s football, but we are a country that is just starting out. We are trying to motivate our girls more and take them to a better level like men. We are gradually succeeding, We believe it will reach a good level,” he said.
“We borrow our shoes”
Stating that they have limited opportunities and need economic support, Bankole said, “Morocco and South Africa are also doing well among African countries. But we borrow our shoes from white people, we borrow from men in Africa. We are still a developing country. In terms of economy, too. We are not enough. We want to be successful in the U17, U20 and A team categories with a good development program. We do not have such a budget at the moment. We need to program them and support them economically,” he said.
“There is almost no place in the world that I have not been to, I have never seen such a beautiful facility”
Finally, Olowookere Bankole, who also evaluated the working process in Kocaeli, said, “I have been coaching for 20 years. There is almost no place in the world that I have not been to. I have never seen such a facility, such a city. It was very nice and we had a wonderful working process. I hope such a facility will be built in our country as well. ‘ he said.