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Nigeria fixtures, results and tables in 2022 Fifa U20 Women’s World Cup Group C

22:22 EAT 15/08/2022
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GOAL has your complete guide to the Falconets' participation in Costa Rica, including fixtures, results, tables and squads

Nigeria head to Costa Rica for the 10th edition of the Fifa U20 Women's World Cup, which commences on August 10.

En route to securing qualification to the biennial African football showpiece, the West Africans saw off Central African Republic, Congo, Cameroon and Senegal

Flourish Sebastine and Mercy Idoko played crucial roles for the reigning African champions as they contributed 12 goals for the Falconets.

With the West Africans gunning for a maiden first world diadem in their 10th appearance at the tournament, GOAL brings to you everything you need to know about the Nigerian side. 

Nigeria U20 Women's World Cup Group C Fixtures

Nigeria were pooled with France as well as Canada and South Korea, where many have tipped the Falconets to progress into the knockout phase.

Date Fixture Score City Stadium
11 August  France vs. Nigeria  0-1 San Jose Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica
14 August   South Korea vs. Nigeria  0-1 Alajuela  Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
17 August  Nigeria vs. Canada   Alajuela  Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto



Nigeria U20 Women's World Cup Group C table

1 Nigeria  2  2  0  0  2  0  +2  6
2 France  2  1  0  1  3  2  +1  3
3 South Korea  2  1  0  1  2  1  +1  3
4 Canada  2  0  0  2  1  5  -4  0

Nigeria U20 Women's World Cup squad

Goalkeepers: Nelly Ekeh, Monle Oyono, Peace Obidinma 

Defenders: Oluwatosin Demehin, Omowunmi Oshobukola, Rofiat Imuran, Jumoke Alani, Chidinma Ogbuchi, Oluchi Ohaegbulem 

Midfielders: Bashirat Amoo, Esther Onyenezide, Adoo Yina, Motunrayo Amoo, Chinyere Kalu, Deborah Abiodun 

Forwards: Blessing Okpe, Joy Jerry, Mercy Idoko, Flourish Sabastine, Chioma Olise, Chiamaka Okwuchukwu

Nigeria U20 Women's World Cup qualifying results


Fixture 1st Leg 2nd Leg
Central African Republic v Nigeria 0-7 4-0
Congo v Nigeria 0-4 0-3
Cameroon v Nigeria  0-0 0-3
Senegal v Nigeria 1-3 1-4