Former Super Falcons Captain and Goalkeeper, Precious Dede has been appointed as Goalkeeper trainer for the Indian Under 17 Women’s national team.
Dede joins former Super Falcons Head Coach, Thomas Dennerby in India as the team’s goalkeeper coach after signing a one year deal with the Indian Football Federation.
The former Bayelsa Queens and Delta Queens star replaces former Indian national team goalkeeper Shaikh Mohammed Qadeer as the 2020 FIFA Women’s U-17 World Cup host goalkeeper’s coach after signing a one year deal with the All Indian Football Federation (AIFF).
India will host the 2020 FIFA Women U-17 World Cup which will be the first time the country will be hosting a FIFA Women’s Football tournament.
Dede was capped 99 times by Nigeria and won four Africa Women’s Cup of Nations title with the Super Falcons.