Nigeria and Cameroon will be meeting for the 15th time when both sides clash on Thursday night in the quarter-finals at the Mohammed V Stadium in Casablanca.

The Super Falcons of Nigeria have the upper hand coming into this fixture winning 10 of the previous 14 encounters and losing just one.

After securing a victory and two draws in a zone that had Zambia, Tunisia, and Togo the Indomitable Lionesses will be seeking revenge on the Super Falcons who have deprived them 5 titles.

However, they must negotiate their way past the reigning African champions if they are to qualify for the competition’s semi-finals – which will also guarantee them an automatic ticket to the 2023 Fifa Women’s World Cup to be co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand.

The Super Falcons finished second behind South Africa in Group C with six points, losing to South Africa and later defeating Botswana and Burundi.

Cameroon also qualified as runners-up in group B with five points behind Zambia who won the group with seven points.

Below are the results of the previous encounter between both sides.

Nigeria 2-0 Cameroon
Cameroon 0-4 Nigeria

1998 Semifinals

Nigeria 6-0 Cameroon

2002 Group Stage

Nigeria 3-0 Cameroon

2004 Group Stage
Nigeria 2-2 Cameroon

2004 Final

Cameroon 0-5 Nigeria

2006 Semi-Finals

Cameroon 0-5 Nigeria

2008 Third Place

Cameroon 1-1 Nigeria (3-4 on penalties)

2010 Semifinals

Nigeria 5-1 Cameroon

2012 Group Stage

Nigeria 2-1 Cameroon

2012 Third Place
Cameroon 1-0 Nigeria

2014 Final

Nigeria 2-0 Cameroon

2016 Final

Cameroon 0-1 Nigeria

2018 Semi-Finals

Cameroon 0-0 Nigeria (2-4 on penalties).


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