WAFU Cup: Falcons Beat Niger 15-0 To Reach Semi-Finals

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Updated May 11, 2019


Nigeria’s Super Falcons recorded a 15-0 victory against cross-border neighbours, Niger Republic at the group stage of the 2019 WAFU Women’s Cup of Nations in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.

The victory secured a spot at the semi-finals of the sub-regional tournament for the nine-time African champions.

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The Nigerian team had hit nine past Niger by half time, putting Thomas Dennerby’s Falcons in cruise control.

The second half saw the team slow down on the goal-scoring, after hitting six to increase the tally to 15 goals.

The Nigerian women football team will face Mali in their last group game on Monday, May 13, 2019.