Super Falcons Fail To Qualify For 2020 Tokyo Olympics
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Nigeria have crashed out of the race to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics women’s football tournament after playing out a 1-1 draw with Cote d’Ivoire at the Agege Stadium, Lagos.

Concise News reports that the reigning African champions had last week Thursday played 0-0 in Abidjan and with Monday’s result, the Ivorian ladies progress to the penultimate round of the qualification series against Cameroon.

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The visitors took the lead through Nina Kpaho’s free kick that beat goalkeeper Chiamaka Nnadozie.

Skipper Asisat Oshoala equalised for the Super Falcons, before Francisca Ordega missed a chance to make it 2-1.