The Super Eagles affirmed their predominance over Sao Tome and Principe with a 10-0 whipping at the Grand Stade D’Agadir in Morocco.
It was likewise a match with many firsts and the greatest ever win in Nigeria’s since the Eagles destroyed neighbors Benin Republic 10-1 out of 1959.
Victor Osimhen scored four times to match Rashidi Yekini’s accomplishment against Burkina Faso in a 7-1 win in 1991.
Jose Peseiro elected to move Calvin Bassey into the centre of defence with Semi Ajayi in the injury-enforced absence of William Troost-Ekong, which meant Zaidu Sanisi started at left-back.
In attack, Terem Moffi came in for Umar Sadiq while Joe Aribo lost his place to Oghenekaro Etebo while Ademola Lookman replaced Samuel Chukwueze.
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Banyana Banyana continue with their bid for a first Women’s Africa Cup of Nations title when they clash against Morocco in Saturday’s final at Prince Moulay Abdallah Stadium.
Having lost in the final on six previous occasions, Banyana are looking to finally getting it right this time around.
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The Nigeria national women’s team lost 1-0 to their Zambian counterparts Friday night in the match for the bronze medal at the ongoing Women’s Africa Cup of Nations.
Having failed to make it to the final, the Super Falcons and Shepolopolo needed the bronze medal match as some form of consolation.
However, even though it was the Nigerian ladies that dominated play at the Complexe Mohamed V in Casablanca, a fortuitous strike just before the half-hour mark by Evarine Katongo was helped into the net by Chiamaka Nnadozie.
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Zambia 0-1 South Africa: Linda Motlhalo sends Bafana Bafana to WAFCON 2022 final (Video)
Banyana of South Africa have equalified for the final of the WAFCON 2022 tournament in the wake of getting a sensational 1-0 success against the Copper Queens of Zambia in Monday’s semi-last.
With the game heading for extra-time following six minutes of added time, the South Africans were granted a penalty for a foul on a Banyana player after lengthy meeting with VAR.
And Linda Motlhalo changed over the spot kick to send the South Africans to their fifth WAFCON in final debut.
It is presently consecutive final debut for Banyana, who lost 4-3 to the Super Falcons of Nigeria at the 2018 edition.
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