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WAFU U-20: Nigeria brushes Ghana aside to secure semis Spot

Ghana lost 2 – 4 to Nigeria at the ongoing U20 WAFU B Championship hosted in Togo, with an emphatic victory by the Nigerians to secure a place in the semifinals.

Nigeria from a slow start to the game which gave an early lead to Ghana, but was quick to draw level before the break. An intense second half saw Nigeria score three more goals with Ghana scoring one consolation goal. With the scoreline at the full time reading 4-2 in favour of Nigeria.

Fulltime: Ghana 2-4 Nigeria
[Emmanuel Toku 2X || Effiom Michael 2X, Ibrahim Abubakar, Wasiu Alalade]

Nigeria and Niger book a semi-final berth ahead of Ghana, who is out of the competition. Nigeria will face Mali in the semifinal, with Niger coming up against Senegal.

Senegal vs the Niger Republic

Nigeria vs Mali

By: Cobby Jonah ( @jocobbinah ) ( For more sports news and updates, follow on Twitter at @Herosportsgh and on Facebook at Herosportsgh. )

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