• Nigeria’s Falconets crash out of FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup

    Nigeria’s Falconets crash out of FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup

    Nigeria, beaten finalists in the last two tournaments, crashed out of this year’s FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup despite beating group leaders Spain 2-1 in their final game Sunday.

    They needed to win and for Japan not to win in the other Group B match, but the Asians steamrolled their Canadian opponents 5-0 just across the city in Port Moresby, meaning the Nigerian girls would be heading home instead of heading into the quarterfinals after wins over Canada and Spain.

    Spain, who […]