Former Super Falcons Captain and Goalkeeper Precious Dede has teamed up with her former boss, Thomas Dennerby in India as Goalkeeper trainer of the India U-17 Women’s team.
The former Bayelsa Queens and Delta Queens star replaces former Indian national team goalkeeper Shaikh Mohammed Qadeer as the India U-17 Women’s team goalkeeper’s coach after signing a one year deal with the All Indian Football Federarion (AIFF).
Dede worked briefly with Thomas Dennerby when the latter was Super Falcons coach and has now reunited with the former Sweden coach as they take charge of the team ahead of the 2020 FIFA Women U-17 World Cup that will be hosted by India.
The pair will be hoping to have a great tournament as the 2020 FIFA Women U-17 World Cup will mark the first time the Asian country will be hosting a FIFA Women’s Football tournament.
Dede had 99 caps for Nigeria and won two Africa Women’s Cup of Nations title with the Super Falcons.