Lagos - The Super Falcons have been drawn in Group B of the
forthcoming Africa Women’s Cup of Nations billed to commence on November 19,
2016 in Cameroon.
Nigeria will play against the group opponents which include
Ghana, debutant Kenya and Mali for a chance to defense the title, Punch reports.
In Group A, host Cameroon will slug it out with Egypt, South
Africa and Zimbabwe.
Also read: Super Falcons to know AFCON opponents on Sunday
The final will be played on December 3 at Limbe.
Nigeria have dominated women’s football in Africa having
been crowned champion a total of nine times, Equatorial Guinea are the only
other nation to have won the continental title.
that a senior Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) official blamed lesbians for
recent poor performances of the country's women's team, repeating a claim that
FIFA has previously condemned.For
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