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Super Facons Defeat Zambia 4-0  in African Women Nation Cup
SPORTS

Super Facons Defeat Zambia 4-0 in African Women Nation Cup

Nigeria’s Super Falcons on Wednesday defeated Shepolopolo of Zambia 4-0 in Cape Coast, Ghana at the ongoing 11th African Women Cup of Nations. The defending champions, who lost their opening match on Sunday to South Africa (1-0) bounced back into contention with an emphatic win. Desire Oparanozie scored the opening goal for a 1-0 half-time lead, while Francesca Ordega added the second goal minutes into the second half. Oparanozie soon added another goal to make it 3-0, while substitute Amarachi Okoronkwo put the icing on the cake with her goal to make it 4-0. The win helped Nigeria to dislodge Zambia at the head of Group B table, ahead of the South Africa versus Equatorial Guinea match which comes up later in the day. The Falcons will now take on Equatorial Guinea in their