The Super Falcons hope of claiming the 2022 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (WAFCON) after losing to the host of the tournament, Morocco, On Monday night.
Despite being down to nine players the Super Falcons were able to hold the Moroccans to a penalty shoot-out.
Reacting to their outstanding performance, former Super Eagles soccer star, Henry Nwosu applauded the players, saying it was victory and not defeat.
“I don’t consider this as a defeat but a victory for the gallant Super Falcons despite going two players down and holding their own till the penalty shootouts,” He told Completesports.
“Credit should be accorded to the women because it was a spirited performance from them. They showed great character and determination as far as I am concerned.”