MATCH REPORT: Nigeria Thumped The Gambia To Seal AWCON Qualification

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Nigeria have booked a ticket to this year’s Africa Women Cup Of Nations (AWCON) to be hosted in Ghana.

The Super Falcons humiliated the Queens Scorpions of The Gambia 6-0  (7-0 on aggregate) in the second at the Agege Stadium in Lagos on Monday afternoon to seal qualification.

The goals came from the foot of striker, Desire Oparanozie who netted four on the day with a brace coming from Ashisat Oshoala.

The 10 time-champions are making their 11th Africa Women Cup of Nation appearance since it was born in 1991.

This year’s tournament will run from 17 November to 1st December 2018 and will be played across two cities.

Here are the qualified teams:

Ghana (Host)

Nigeria (Current Champions)


Equatorial Guinea



South Africa