Nigeria’s U20 girls, Falconets, emerged champions of the women’s football tournament of the 12th African Games in Rabat on Thursday.
They won the gold after a 3-2 penalty shoot-out victory over Cameroon. The two teams had battled to a 1-1 draw at the group stage and 0-0 at the final. The victory was the first gold for the Falconets at the African Games in 12 years.
Congratulations to the Falconets!!