The Bayana Bayana of South Africa on Saturday gained the Girls’s African Cup of Nations (WAFCON) for the primary time.
Naija Information studies that South Africa defeated Morocco 2-1 within the last in Morocco to clinch the trophy.
Hildah Magaia was the heroine of the match after her brace noticed South Africa win the event for the primary time after 5 makes an attempt.
After a goalless first half dominated by the South Africans, Magaia broke the impasse on 63 minutes giving the guests the lead.
Eight minutes later, she doubled for Bayana Bayana with a composed end. The second purpose awoke the Moroccans as they sprung to motion to cut back the tally.
Rosella Ayane drilled the ball into the underside nook to tug one again for the Atlas Lionesses.
Gabriel Jesus, who solely joined Arsenal from Manchester Metropolis earlier this month, continued his spectacular pre-season type with one other purpose through the encounter.
Jesus took his purpose tally to 4 objectives in three video games for his new membership in a scientific win for the Gunners in entrance of 63,811 followers at Orlando’s Tenting World Stadium.
It was one other encouraging efficiency for Mikel Arteta’s facet, who took management of the sport with two first-half objectives after dominating the opening 45 minutes.