Nigeria gets the better of Benin Republic In WAFU Cup Semis.


Eagles team B have qualified for the final of the 2017 West African Football Union (WAFU) Cup of Nations.

The Eagles defeated the Squirrels of Benin Republic 1-0 in the semi-final played on Thursday at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium in Ghana.

Kano Pillars midfielder, Rabiu Ali, scored the only goal in the 11th minute to ensure Nigeria’s passage to the final.

Before he got the solitary goal, Benin republic started the game so well and had chances to put the game past the Nigerians but they saw thier efforts go down the drain.

Fans of Nigerian football hope to see thier beloved Country lift the trophy after series of previous bad performances for the side.

Nigeria face hosts Ghana on Sunday, September 24.