Rasheedat Ajibade Powers Super Falcons Into 2023 FIFA World Cup, WAFCON Semi-final
Striker Rasheedat Ajibade on Thursday showed once again why she has become the cynosure of all eyes as her goal in the 56 minute against the Indomitable lionesses of Cameroon secured the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup ticket as well as propelled the team to the semi-final of the ongoing 2022 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations, WAFCON in Morocco.
In the 3rd quarter-final match against the Indomitable lionesses of Cameroon, the Athletico Madrid female club attacker headed home Ifeoma Onumonu’s inviting cross to hand the Randy Waldrum led ladies a crucial victory.
The goal is Rasheedat’s 3rd and in the tournament with two other assists
Nigeria have participated in all eight editions of the FIFA World Cup since 1991.
The Super Falcons will now face host nation, the Atlas Lionesses of Morocco in the last four .
The four semi-finalists have qualified for the 2923 FIFA. World Cup.
Zambia and Morocco on Wednesday booked their passages to the New Zealand and Australia global showpiece following their wins over Senegal and Bostwana