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Female Football Salone to face Nigeria In Championship Qualifiers

The Sierra Leone national female team- Sierra Queens- will face Nigeria’s Super Falcons in first round of qualifiers for the 2014 African Women Championship (AWC).

Sierra Leone`s Sierra Queens are still seeking their first qualification to the Championship and will have to face the former champions Nigeria’s Super Falcons in a bid to qualify for the ninth edition of the AWC, which will be held from October 11 to 25th in Namibia.

Fixtures released by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has seen  the Super Falcons playing host to Sierra Leone on February 13th and 15th 2014, with return leg in Freetown after a fortnight.

If Sierra Queens advance to the next round, they will face the winner between Rwanda and Kenya in the second round, which will be decided in May and June of 2014.

Algeria will face Morocco, Egypt will face Tunisia, Ethiopia will face South Sudan, Burkina Faso will face Ghana and Ivory Coast will face Mali.    

Rwanda will also face Kenya, Guinea Bissau will face Senegal, Mozambique will face Comoros, Botswana will face Zimbabwe and Zambia will face Tanzania.