The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) have announced their interest to host the 2020 African Cup Of Nations for women.
Nigeria’s women senior team, Super Falcons, have won the tournament as hosts in 1998, 2002, 2016 and also claimed the overall title holders in 2018.
According to the President of the Confederation of African Football, Ahmad Ahmad who spoke to French radio station RFI, Equatorial Guinea are also interested in hosting the tournament.
CAF is currently looking for the host of the tournament after Congo-Brazzaville pulled out.
NFF director of communications Ademola Olajire, spoke to BBC Sport, “We’ve formally written to CAF about the interest to host the event. We are working on the bidding documents and we should get it over to CAF soon.
“This is the home of women’s football and the leading football nation in the continent.
“I believe it’s the right time to do it again. We’ve done it before and we believe it will be like bringing it home again.” He added.
A final decision will be made on who will host the 2020 African Cup Of Nations on January 15.