Former Super Falcons player, Ifeanyichukwu Chiejine is dead. She died on Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 after a brief illness.
The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) on Thursday, August 22, 2019 announced her demise via its official Twitter page.
For those who don’t know, Ifeanyichukwu Chiejine played 61 games for the country’s senior women’s team between 1999 and 2008.
She was also part of the Super Falcons squad that won the African Women’s Championship in 2002.
She also played for SSVSM-Kairat Almaty in the Kazakhstani Championship, FC Indiana in USA’s W-League, KMF Kuopio and PK-35 Vantaa in Finland and Zvezda Perm in Russia over the course of her professional career.