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Nigeria Thrash Guinea In 2020 U-17 Word Cup Qualifier

The Flamingos before their match against Guinea in a 2020 U-17 World Cup qualifier held in Conakry. Photo: Twitter@NFF

Nigeria’s Flamingos on Saturday thrashed Guinea 5-1 in the second leg of the U-17 FIFA Women’s World Cup qualifier.

The match took place at the Agege Stadium in Lagos State and came after the team had defeated their foes 6-1 in the first leg of the match played at the 28 September Stadium, Conakry.

A hat-trick from Yemisi Samuel, brace from Rofiat Imuran and a Chinyere Kalu opener in the first leg means Nigeria qualified for the next round of the qualifier 11-2 on aggregate.

Bankole Olowookere’s side will now take on Ghana in the final round of the qualifying series later in May.

The 2020 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup is billed for Monday, November 2nd to Saturday, 21 November in India.


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