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WAFU Women Cup: Nigeria To Play Mali, Burkina Faso And Niger In Group B

Nigeria women national football team, Super Falcons will continue their 2019 FIFA Women World cup preparation in Abidjan, Ivory Coast as they have been paired against Niger Mali and Burkina Faso in group B of the West Africa Football Union ( WAFU) women cup.

The second edition of the WAFU women cup  will take place in Abidjan from May 8-18 as Super Falcons opener will be against Burkina Faso before Niger and Mali, Nigeria Finished third in the first edition after losing to Ghana in semi finals on penalties before beating Mali in the third game playoff.

Super Falcons against Bayana Banyana of South Africa

In group B, Defending champions and finalist Ghana and Ivory Coast will meet again in the group stage just like last year with Invitee Senegal and Togo.

Super Falcons will use the tournament as their world cup warm up games before departing for their camp in Austria for the final preparation before leaving for France for the for the tournament proper in June.

The Full WAFU Women Cup Draws

Group A: Côte d’Ivoire, Togo, Sénégal, Ghana

Group B: Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Niger, Mali

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