Kenya dumped out after Mali loss

Debutants Kenya became the first team to be eliminated after a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Mali, their second of the tournament after losing to Ghana in a replica score-line

Pre-match quotes: Kenya vs Mali

David Ouma (Head Coach, Kenya) We are looking forward to our second match (against Mali). At the moment, the group is defined. We have prepared sufficiently and our experience from the first match (against Ghana) will help to ensure we get the points we need.

Pre-match quotes: Kenya vs Mali

David Ouma (Head Coach, Kenya) We are looking forward to our second match (against Mali). At the moment, the group is defined. We have prepared sufficiently and our experience from the first match (against Ghana) will help to ensure we get the points we need.

Reactions: Nigeria 6-0 Mali

Florence Omagbemi (Head Coach, Nigeria) This is our first game and we are in the process of finding our feet. We are through with Mali and looking forward to Ghana. Our focus is to defend our trophy and we have just started.

Oshoala stars as Nigeria crush Mali in opener

Arsenal Ladies forward Asisat Oshoala was the star of the show, scoring four goals and assisting one as reigning African Women’s Champions Nigeria started their title defense with a 6-0 thrashing of Mali in Limbe on Sunday evening.

What they say: Nigeria vs Mali

Florence Omagbemi (Head Coach, Nigeria) We are here to defend our trophy. My team is 100 per cent ready. I brought the best players at my disposal here and the transition from 2014 squad to current squad has been smooth and the chemistry is high.

Host Cameroon face Egypt in opener

The opening match of the 10th Women’s Africa Cup of Nations Cameroon 2016 will pitch host Cameroon against Egypt on Saturday, 19 November 2016 at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium, Yaounde