‘Congratulations to the Super Falcons’ – Twitter celebrates Nigeria’s ninth Awcon title

The Super Falcons' captain was glad to see her side redeem themselves after a third-place win over Romania on Sunday

Social media has been awash with praise for Nigeria following their record ninth Africa Women's Cup of Nations title at the Accra Sports Stadium on Saturday.

After holding South Africa to a goalless draw at the end of extra time, the Super Falcons maintained their dominance in African football with a 4-3 win in the penalty shoot-out.

Football enthusiasts were delighted by Nigeria's triumph in Ghana and have taken to Twitter to react.