The Super Falcons of Nigeria have suffered first defeat in their opening game of Women’ss Africa Cup of Nations against South Africa.
The Super Falcons who are currently the defending champions were beaten 2-1 by the Banyana Banyana of South Africa in Morocco.
The Nigeria female team with Barcelona prolific striker, Asisat Oshoala could not avoid the defeat.
Nigeria are the most successful country in the WAFCON with 9 trophies.
They have won 9 out of 11 editions with Equatorial Guinea winning the other two.
Nigeria also won 2 other editions in 1991 and 1995, but they aren’t officially counted as part of the editions of WAFCON formerly known as AWCON.