Cote d’Ivoire’s Les Elephantes edge Falcons out of Olympics race

Cote d’Ivoire’s Les Elephantes edge Falcons out of Olympics race

          African champions, Super Falcons were eliminated from the race to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics women’s football tournament on Monday after forcing the Les Elephantes of Cote d’Ivoire to a 1-1 draw at the Agege Stadium in Lagos. Both teams had settled for a scoreless draw in Abidjan on Thursday, meaning the Les Elephantes progress to the penultimate round of the qualification series against Cameroon. Both teams started the return leg with huge fight in them. Nigeria’s Gift Monday rattled goalkeeper Cynthia Djohore as early as…

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