alt="The Sierra Leone home-based side were eliminated from this year’s WAFU Cup of Nations following a 2-0 defeat to Nigeria’s home-based Eagles"

WAFU Cup: Resilient Sierra Leone limp out as Eagles progress

Sierra Leone became the sixth team to exit this year WAFU Cup of Nations knockout encounter after a 2-0 defeat to Nigeria’s home-based Eagles at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Monday evening.

Goals from Moses Okoro and Moses Peter apiece in the final five minutes were enough for the home-based Eagles to progress to the next stage of the competition.

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Nigeria (0) 2 (Okoro 85’, Peter 87’)
Sierra Leone (0) 0


Nigeria coach: Salisu Yusuf

Nigeria: 1. Ezenwa, 2. Okoro, 6. Eze, 5. Ariwachukwu, 3. Akas, 4. Aremu, 8. Ifeanyi, 10. Ali, 15. Mathias (7. Friday 65’), 9. Okpotu (11. Moses 52’), 18 Eduwo (14. Okechukwu 77’).

Sierra Leone coach: Aabubakar Tos Kamara

Sierra Leone: 16. Koroma, 2. K Fofanah, 3. Suma, 15. Dunia, 12. Allie, 13. Coker, 4. Sakila, 8. M Fofanah (19. Barrie 71’), 10. Vula, 11. Alpha (7. Sesay 57’), 9. Wellington.


One Comments

  1. this was not a surprise to me i know the home base team is not serious and lack of strikers

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