Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a goodwill message to the Super Falcons ahead of Tuesday’s semi-final clash against South Africa in the 2016 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations.
The Falcons finished top of Group B on seven points while South Africa were runners-up on four points behind hosts Cameroon in Group A.
This is the fourth time the Falcons and South Africa will be facing each other in the semifinals of the AWCON, with the Falcons winning two and losing one of the clashes.
Looking ahead to the game, President Buhari took to his Twitter handle to also praise the Falcons for their performances so far in the tournament.
“Congratulations to our Super Falcons on their fantastic performance in the AWCON 2016. We’re proud of you, and wish you all the best tomorrow!”