LIVE: Nigeria 2018 AWCON winners, beat South Africa 4 – 3 [penalties]

Women football on the continent will have a new queen crowned in Accra, Ghana; where the final of the African Women Cup of Nations, AWCON, is currently underway.

The game is pitting eight times champions the Super Falcons of Nigeria against the ambitious and ever confident Banyana Banyana of South Africa.

As at half-time, the two sides had failed to break the deadlock. Banyana Banyana, overcame Mali in the semi-final, putting two unanswered goals past their opponents.

In the other semi-final, Nigeria beat Cameroon on penalties 4 – 2 to progress. Cameroon have since beaten Mali in the third-place match to book the…

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