The Super Falcons of Nigeria have defeated Cameroon 1-0 in their Women’s Africa Cup of Nations
quarter-final clash on Thursday night in Casablanca.
Nigeria’s attacker Rasheedat Ajibade scored in the 56th minute to increase her tally to three in the competition.
With the victory, Nigeria qualified for the World Cup in Australia and New Zealand next year.
Falcons will thus meet Morocco in the Semi Final
All four teams that make the semi-finals at the ongoing continental championship in Morocco would pick automatic tickets for the Women’s World Cup, with the team adjudged to have finished fifth presented with another chance for a shot at a Playoff Tournament next year.