Esther Onyenezide scored a super goal to hand the Falconets a 1-0 win against South Korea at the ongoing FIFA Women’s U-20 World Cup in Costa Rica.
The Falconets who endured a boring first half played a lot better in the second half and were rewarded with a great goal.
Esther Onyenezide scored in the 82nd minute of the game to hand Nigeria’s U-20 women’s team the much-needed goal against the South Koreans.
Esther Onyenezide goal
Falconets goalie Oyono Omini kept Nigeria in the game before and after Esther Onyenezide – she made at least four saves in the game.
Esther Onyenezide goal came from Nigeria’s first shot on target.
The win makes it another 1-0 win for Nigeria after securing a 1-0 win against France in their first game.
Falconets have now booked their place in the quarterfinal with a game to spare against Canada on Wednesday.