Nigeria have been drawn against Japan, Canada and Spain in this year’s FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea. Twice beaten...
Nigeria have been drawn against Japan, Canada and Spain in this year’s FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup in Papua New Guinea.
Twice beaten finalists at the last two tournaments, Nigeria, and Japan are expected to progress to the knockout stages of the competition, which kicks off on November 13.
Nigeria's Assisat Oshoala was top scorer and MVP of the 2014 tournament after the Falconets lost 2-0 to Germany in the final.
Africa’s other flag bearers, Ghana, are in a tougher looing first round group that has USA, France and New Zealand.
Holders Germany are in Group D along with Mexico, Venezuela and Korea Republic.
Papua New Guinea