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WAFCON 2024 : Sao Tome And Principe Withdraw From Qualifier Against Super Falcons

WAFCON  2024 : Sao Tome And Principe Withdraw From Qualifier Against Super Falcons

Nigeria’s Super Falcons have cruised into the second round of the qualifiers for the 2023 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations following the withdrawal of Sao Tome and Principe.

The Super Eagles were scheduled to take on Sao Tome and Principe in the first leg first round qualifying fixture this weekend.

Sao Tome and Principe Football Association have notified the Confederation of African Football (CAF) of their decision to withdraw from their qualifying race.

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The Super Falcons will now take on the winner of the tie between Cape Verde and Liberia in second round.

The tie is scheduled to take place between November 27 and December 5, 2023.

The winner will compete at WAFCON 2024 which will be hosted by Morocco.

The Super Falcons finished in fourth position at the last edition of the competition also hosted by Morocco.


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COMMENTS

WORDPRESS: 13
  • pompei 9 months ago

    This is an indirect protest.
    Sao Tome said E DON DO. WE NO DEY DO AGAIN!

  • E no easy o, wise decision.

  • Ako Amadi 9 months ago

    Nigeria must stop bullying small nations, and making them hate us. Then when we see Ghana we run!

  • Glory 9 months ago

    Pikin dey try learn how to stand. Naim you come add weight lifting? This kind thing no good ooo.

  • Ignatius Abo 9 months ago

    Sao Tome and Principe get principles. Lolz
    Dem know say levels pass levels. Instead make CAF pair them with Lesotho or Togo dem come give dem Nigeria. Lolz.
    CAF no do well o. Lolz

  • Edoman 9 months ago

    It is very hard for a rat to fight an elephant. If you don’t fear Nigerian National soccer girls, there is something wrong with you. We don’t need a full house for the Sao Tome, could have used ‘Edo Princess’ to take care of them though.

  • Una Mouth dey always day too big. haba Na in make lady luck dey always never day our side. can you people not be humble. Nigerians una too arrogant mehn….

    • But it is the truth.It is like Sao Tome going to play Germany or Brazil.What do you expect? Nigeria is in the same level with these countries right.Thus, the fear of Nigeria is the beginning of football wisdom.

    • Bishop Sa 9 months ago

      God Bless you. Nigerians nawaaoo.

  • Good decision, they would have wasted about 100k dollars on flight to and fro . hotel, and payment to team players and staffs and then got beaten 20 zero. I hope CAF will not fine their fA.

  • Complete Sports needs to proof read their articles before publishing. The second paragraph says “The Super Eagles were scheduled to take on Sao Tome and Principe in the first leg first round qualifying fixture this weekend.” Instead of saying the super falcons.

  • Frank 9 months ago

    I am quite ashamed to those Nigerians who were regurgitating nonsense, saying Nigeria
    Is over doing it by using their best players against sao Tome and Principe and that is why people hate us. They should be ashamed of themselves . This is football ⚽ you play with your best team. We should be happy to have good teams to install fear to our opponents. That is called respect. Brazil, Germany, Spain etc can not play the football team of Malta or Macedonia without using their best players. Please think wise and speak with wisdom before you cause problems to Nigerians. Peace be unto you brothers/sisters

    • Justin 9 months ago

      Senegal didn’t execute their last qualifiers with their super stars. Their under-23 i believe played the game. So you point is just senseless, like the mumu NFF executives. You complaining you have no funds to pay all this foreign players, then why not collate local team to play them, it’s not like we needed the game to qualifier. So it is you tht is saying nonsense here.

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