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Super Falcons face Cape Verde in WAFCON eliminator



Nigeria’s Super Falcons’ quest for a record-extending 15th qualification for the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations will see them facing Cape Verde in the second round of the qualifying series. Nigeria will host the first leg at the Mobolaji Johnson Arena in Lagos.

The second leg will be at Estádio Nacional de Cabo Verde. Both matches will hold in November. Aggregate winners will qualify for the 15th edition of the competition. Cape Verde got into the final qualifiers after eliminating Liberia on a 6-2 aggregate.

Kunle Solaja is the author of landmark books on sports and journalism as well as being a multiple award-winning journalist and editor of long standing. He is easily Nigeria’s foremost soccer diarist and Africa's most capped FIFA World Cup journalist, having attended all FIFA World Cup finals from Italia ’90 to Qatar 2022. He was honoured at the Qatar 2022 World Cup by FIFA and AIPS.

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