By Izuchukwu Okosi:
The Nigeria U-20 women national team, Super Falconets will face familiar foes, Basetsana of South Africa at the Abuja National Stadium this evening, in the final qualifying round for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup finals from the African zone, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Nigeria reached the final qualifying round after a defeat of the Democratic Republic of Congo for a 4-1 aggregate win.
South Africa’s Basetsana edged the Zambia U-20 girls 3-2 in the return leg in South Africa, following a 0-0 draw by both teams in Zambia to set up a clash with Nigeria.
The return leg between South Africa and Nigeria holds in Johannesburg in two weeks time.
The winner qualifies for the 2016 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup, to be staged in Papua New Guinea.
Ghana and Ethiopia will battle for the second African ticket.