U20 World Cup: Falconets zoom into quarter-finals
The Nigerian U20 Women’s football team, Falconets have qualified for the quarter-finals of the ongoing FIFA U20 world Cup in France after a 1-1 draw with China.
Linyan Zhang had put the Chinese ahead in the 41 minute but Rasheedat Ajibade gave the Nigerian side the much needed equalizer to see them through on 4 points.
Germany top the group with maximum points after beating Haiti 3-2 in the final group match.
Though China also have 4 points, Nigeria qualify with a superior goal advantage.(Daily Trust)