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WAFCON 2022: Tremendous Falcons Bounce Again With Botswana Win, Go Second In Group C



Nigeria recorded their first win on the ongoing Ladies’s African Cup of Nations in Morocco, with a 2-0 victory over Botswana on Thursday.

The Tremendous Falcons had suffered a shock 2-1 loss to South Africa of their opening recreation.

Alternatively, Botswana have been seeking to make it two wins out of two, after they beat Burundi 4-2 of their first recreation.

Nevertheless, Nigeria went in entrance within the tenth minute, as Ifeoma Onumonu raced onto a by means of ball from Halimat Ayinde and slotted dwelling calmly.

Christy Ucheibe, who got here on as an alternative within the second half, headed within the second inside seconds, rising highest within the field to nod dwelling Toni Payne’s nook kick.

The defending champions at the moment are second in Group C, behind South Africa who beat Burundi 3-1 earlier within the day.

The Tremendous Falcons face Burundi of their final group fixture on Sunday and a win will definitely assure a spot within the quarter-finals.


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