It was Super Falcons star Fransisca Ordega’s 27th birthday yesterday and she celebrated it with some lovely pictures.
Ordega left Spirit in 2019 for Chinese Women’s Super League side Shanghai Shenhua, inspiring them to a runners-up position last season.
She represented Nigeria at the U17 Women’s World Cup in 2010, U20 side in 2012 and featured for the senior team thrice at the Women’s World Cup and won the Africa Women’s Cup of Nations four times. The major highlight of her career was in 2015 when she impressed at the Women’s World Cup in Canada, where she inspired Nigeria’s incredible comeback in a 3-3 draw with Sweden in Winnipeg.
The striker made her debut for the Super Falcons in 2010 and has now played 26 times for the West Africans, scoring seven times and emerged an Africa Women’s Player of the Year finalist in 2018.
See the photoshoot pictures of Fransisca Ordega’s 27th birthday: