Host Nation, Ghana squares up with Nigeria in WAFU Cup finals after defeating Niger.


The defending champions advanced to set up a final clash with old rivals Nigeria, who needed a solitary strike by midfielder Rabiu Ali to progress at the expense of Benin.

Ghana defeated Niger 2-0 courtesy a goal in each half from Berekum Chetthhlonsea striker Stephen Sarfo and Kwame Kizito of Hearts of Oak.

The final between Ghana and Nigeria will be a repeat of the last group A match, which the Super Eagles won 2-0.

Nigeria had a slow start to the campaign after drawing two games but have progressed after that and are already in the finals after rabiu my Ibrahim solitary goal was enough for the B team to progress.