Women WAFU Cup: Draw to hold in Abidjan Jan 9


The draw for the maiden edition of women WAFU cup is scheduled to hold on Jan 9th, 2018 in Abidjan, Ivory coast.

Eight countries are expected to be drawn into two groups of four labelled A and B.

Countries that will be drawn includes host Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Ghana, Niger, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Togo and Benin Republic.

The host will lead group A, while the highest FIFA ranked team which is Nigeria will lead group B, the competition is slated for February 8-24, 2018.

The competition, will provide Nigeria’s Super Falcons with a competitive game ahead of the AWCON qualifier. Ever since they won the Africa Women Nations Cup hosted by Cameroon in 2016, they are yet to play a game and have been inactive for close to a year.

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