Nigeria’s Falconets have booked a place in the quarterfinals of the 10th FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup in Costa Rica.
The Naija squad recorded a 1-0 victory against South Korea in their second group game on Monday morning, August 15, 2022.
Esther Onyenezide’s 83rd-minute screamer sealed the win for Nigeria in the Group C clash.
The two-time U-20 World Cup finalists will take Canada on Thursday in the group’s last match.
Nigeria’s possible quarter-final opponents could be the defending champions Japan, The Netherlands, the USA, or Ghana.