Nigeria makes second round qualifiers for the 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations

Nigeria has moved into the second round of the qualifiers for the 2016 Africa Women Cup of Nations scheduled for October next year in Cameroon.

The Super Falcons, seven-times winners of the competition, drew bye in the first round, alongside Ghana, Cote D’Ivoire, South Africa and Equatorial Guinea to join the nine aggregate winners from the first round, with Nigeria facing winners of the Senegal-Guinea pairing

Eighteen teams will face off in the first round, with first leg matches slated for between March 4 and March 6, and second leg matches between March 18 and March 20.

The seven teams which emerge from the qualifiers will then join hosts Cameroon for the final tournament scheduled for Nov. 19 to Dec. 3, 2016.



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