Nigeria smash Equatorial Guinea for SIX to reach African Women Cup of Nations semi-final

Thomas Dennerby’s women will now face Cameroon for a chance to reach the final of the competition

Nigeria progressed to the semi-final of the Africa Women Cup of Nations after cruising to a 6-0 win over Equatorial Guinea at the Cape Coast Stadium in their final group encounter on Saturday.

Francisca Ordega’s opener and Asisat Oshoala’s hat-trick handed the Super Falcons a comprehensive first-half advantage as Desire Oparanozie and Rita Chikwelu added the rest after the interval to help the holders coast past their central African foes.

With Zambia forcing South Africa to a 1-1 in the other group B encounter, the holders confirmed their passage to the last four, having ended their group stage campaign in the second position.

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