Where to watch Cameroon vs Nigeria Olympic Qualifiers live

Where to watch Cameroon vs Nigeria Olympic Qualifiers live
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A much anticipated Women's Olympic qualifier is on the cards as Cameroon vs Nigeria go head-to-head in Douala on Friday evening.

The Nigeria women's team, Super Falcons, thrashed Ethiopia 5-1 on aggregate to book their spot in Round 3 of the Paris Olympic Football Tournament.

On the other hand, Cameroon's women's team advanced into this stage following a 3-2 aggregate win over Uganda.

As the Super Falcons aim to secure a spot in this prestigious competition for the first time in 16 years, coach Randy Waldrum and the team are determined to end the failures that beset the country in previous years.

Having showcased attacking and defensive strength in recent times, Nigerians are eager to get information on how to watch the Falcons take to the field in this Olympic qualifier.

Cameroonians will as well seek to know how they can watch their women's team battle Nigeria in this important first leg at home as the Lionesses look to end their run of three consecutive defeats to the Super Falcons of Nigeria.

However, let's get to introduce the details of the game first before we delve into where to watch the encounter live.

Cameroon vs Nigeria match details

It's worth mentioning that both teams will square off on a home and away basis in order to determine who progresses to the fourth round.

Having made this clear, the first leg of this matchup will take place at Stade de la Reunification in Douala on Friday, 23 February 2024 with kick-off set at 6 pm.

Ugandan official Shamirah Nabadda will be at the centre of the field to officiate this match. She will be assisted by Diana Murungi, Jane Mutonyi, and Lydia Nantabo.

DR Congo's Lukusa Kanjinga will serve as the match commissioner, while Morocco's Khadija Rezzag as the referee assessor.

With the Nigerian team in high spirits, a favourable result away from home will put them within brink of progressing into the next round as they welcome the Indomitable Lionesses to the MKO Abiola Stadium next Monday in Abuja.

Deborah Abiodun in action for Nigeria Super Falcons
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Where to watch Cameroon vs Nigeria Olympic qualifier live

Followers of the national women's team of these nations can be rest assured that the Cameroon vs Nigeria Olympic qualifier coming up on Friday will be live for them to watch and enjoy.

For fans in Nigeria, the clash will be live on the official Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) YouTube handle, while fans in Cameroon will have the match available on the Cameroonian Football Federation (FECAFOOT) YouTube channel.

Nigeria vs Cameroon: Winner to face either South Africa or Tanzania

The Super Falcons of Nigeria will have to overcome Cameroon over two legs in order to face either South Africa or Tanzania in the fourth round of the Olympic qualifiers (playoffs).

The last time Nigeria appeared in the Summer Olympics was way back in Beijing, 2008.

However, they go into the clash with the Indomitable Lionesses as clear favourites having picked up five wins, one draw, and one loss in their previous seven meetings.

This article was most recently revised and updated 2 months ago

Joseph is a graduate engineer turned sports writer, he has covered lots of sports stories, match previews and predictions across various leagues on the planet.