Nigeria’s Tremendous Falcons have rekindled hopes of advancing to the following spherical of the 2019 FIFA Girls’s World Cup, beating Korea Republic 2-Zero in Grenoble on Wednesday.
Having withstood a barage of Korean assaults, the Nigerian aspect took the lead within the 29th minute after Korean defender D Y Kim put the ball previous her personal web following a long-raking move.
The Koreans continued to hit the Nigerian purpose space like a battering ram; however defenders Ebi Onome and Ohale together with new purpose keeper Nnadozie stored them at bay all through the second half.
The Falcons put the sport past doubt after a swift counter-attack launched purpose queen Asisat Osoala who rounded the keeper to fit dwelling from the tightest of angles within the 75th minute.
The win provides Nigeria three level – a respite from the horror present towards Norway on Saturday.
The desire face hosts France of their final group recreation to search out out if they continue to be within the competitors or head again to Abuja.