Kenya beat Nigeria to win inaugural Copa Coca-Cola tournament

Kenyan St Antony's High School boys after winning the Copa Coca-Cola Africa tournament./COURTESY

Kenya has beaten Nigeria to win the the inaugural Copa Coca-Cola Africa Cup of Nations football tournament.

The under 16 boys beat Nigeria 3-0 in post match penalties in Afraha Stadium, Nakuru after a goalless draw in normal time.

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Kenya booked a slot in the finals after beating Zambia 1-0 at Nakuru High School.

The girls team also did not disappoint after beating their Zimbabwe opponents 1-0 in the finals to claim the girls trophy.

The boys had earlier beaten Uganda 1-0 in the quarters to secure a position in the semis.