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Nigeria National League side, Niger Tornadoes set to represent Nigeria on the continent in next seasons CAF Confederations cup.

Tornadoes becomes the fist Nigeria club from the lower league to Represent Nigeria in the CAF Confederation cup after beating cup favourite Rivers United.

Tornadoes relegated from elites league Nigeria Professional football league, NPFL to the NNL in the just concluded League season.

The 2000 FA Cup winners denied Rivers United the opportunity of playing in the final for the first time as they walk away with a 2-1 victory at the Agege Township Stadium.

The Ghanaian forward, Asamoah Frimpong open the scoring for the Tornadoes side before Adebimpe levelled the scoreline for the Pride of Rivers.

Saidi put Niger Tornadoes in front again in the 44th minutes as the Minna based clubs qualify for the continent for the first time after Pillars won Calabar Rovers.

In the other game Kano Pillars comes from a goal down to beat lower league club Calabar Rovers on penalties to book a final with Niger Tornadoes.

Enyimba, Kano Pillars, Rangers and Niger Tornadoes are the four clubs that will represent Nigeria in the continent this coming season.

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