- September 20, 2017
- Posted by: Godwin Elijah
- Category: Planet Sports
Nigeria’s home-based Super Eagles will face familiar foes Benin Republic in the semi-final of the 2017 West Africa Football Union-WAFU Cup of Nations in Ghana on Thursday.
The pairing was confirmed following Benin Republic’s 2-1 win against Niger Republic in the final game in Group B which saw them top the group on six points.
Despite the defeat to Benin, Niger still qualified as second in Group B on four points and will take on hosts Ghana in the other semi-final.