WAFU CUP – Women May 9, 2019 Niger 0 – 12 Mali May 11, 2019 Nigeria 15 – 0 Niger Nigeria’s Super Falcons trounced Niger 15-0 to progress, with ease, into the WAFU Women’s Cup semi-final and in the process eclipsed their previous biggest win. At the interval the scoreline stood at 9-0;
Confederation of African Football (CAF) has announced Egypt as the new hosts of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Egypt beat South Africa to the hosting rights after CAF held a vote at an executive committee meeting. Cameroon, originally scheduled to host the tournament was stripped of the rights in November due to slow preparations.