Update |Super Falcon Wins AWCON Title Back To Back
It was however, a very disappointing evening for the Banyana Banyana of South Africa who hoped for a first title but lost 3 – 4 to Nigeria on penalty kicks. At the Accra Sports Stadium , both sides had to endure 120 minutes of play before a winner could emerge.
It is the first time in the tournament’s history that the final match was decided via penalties after extra time .
Nigeria, South Africa and Cameroon are by their success as the competition’s best three Africa ’s flagbearers at the 2019 FIFA Women ’s World Cup in France.