AWCON: Super Falcons Are Africa Champion Again

Nigeria’s Super Falcons, yesterday retained the Africa Women Cup of Nations title after beating South Africa’s Banyana Banyana 4-3 on penalties to win their ninth title.

Full time scores scores ended goaless as both teams failed to find the net in a game that was evenly balanced.

However, Nigeria’s goalkeeper, Oluehi Tochukwu was the most busy of the night denying the South Africans, a number of scoring opportunities, this include a clear cut chance created by South Africa’s top scorer, Thembi Kgatlana.

This is the ninth time the Falcons are winning the trophy and they have already qualified to represent Africa at the FIFA Women’s World Cup.

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