Connect with us

News

Flamingos Spank Egypt

Published

on

Babalola Seyi

Nigeria’s U-17 girls defeated Egypt by 4 goals to nothing at the MKO Abiola National Stadium, Abuja on Sunday staging them to have one leg in the final round of the African qualification series for this year’s FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup.

The Flamingos of Nigerian were visited in camp before the game by Clarence Seedorf, Minister of Youth and Sports Sunday Dare, Super Eagles legends Daniel Amokachi and Jay Jay Okocha.

After a tough start, Opeyemi Ajakaye scored in the 28th minute to put the Flamingos ahead.

In the 38th minute, Omowunmi Bello doubled the lead for the Flamingoes as they went to the halftime break with a two-goal cushion.

Miracle Usani fired in the third with a low shot for the Flamingoes in the 54th minute.

Omowunmi Bello grabbed her brace, firing beyond the rushing Egypt keeper in the 62nd minute to grab her brace and the Flamingoes fourth.

Ajakaye put the ball in the net but was ruled out for offside as the Flamingoes held on for the win.

The Flamingoes will now travel to face Egypt in the return leg scheduled for Sunday, May 1, 2022.

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Recent Posts

latest

Aubameyang Calls Time On International Career Aubameyang Calls Time On International Career
Uncategorized7 hours ago

Aubameyang Calls Time On International Career

Ayomikun Elemikan Barcelona striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has announced his retirement from international football. The former Arsenal man played 72 games...

Onuoha Reveals Reason He Rejected Super Eagles Invitations Onuoha Reveals Reason He Rejected Super Eagles Invitations
Uncategorized7 hours ago

Onuoha Reveals Reason He Rejected Super Eagles Invitations

Ayomikun Elemikan   Former Manchester City and QPR defender, Nedum Onuoha has said he rejected the opportunity to play for...

Sports Minister Charges Volleyball Federation On Grassroots Development Sports Minister Charges Volleyball Federation On Grassroots Development
Volleyball10 hours ago

Sports Minister Charges Volleyball Federation On Grassroots Development

Ayomikun Elemikan The Honourable Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare has called on the Nigeria Volleyball Federation...

frankfurt-beat-rangers-to-win-europa-league-trophy frankfurt-beat-rangers-to-win-europa-league-trophy
Europa League11 hours ago

Frankfurt Beat Rangers To Win Europa League Trophy

  Eintracht Frankfurt won the Europa League final after holding their nerve to beat Rangers 5-4 in a clinical penalty...

Nigerian Players1 day ago

U20 WAFU Zone B: Flying Eagles Beat Côte d’Ivoire To Final Spot

Ayomikun Elemikan Nigeria’s U20 male national football team, the Flying Eagles have booked a place in the 2023 U-20 Africa...

premier-league-newcastle-dent-arsenal-champions-league-hopes premier-league-newcastle-dent-arsenal-champions-league-hopes
EPL3 days ago

Premier League: Newcastle Dent Arsenal Champions League Hopes

  Newcastle United earned a stunning 2-0 win over Arsenal to put paid to the Gunners’ hopes of securing Champions...

super-falcons-ebi-oshoala-30-others-invited-to-afcon-camp-in-morocco super-falcons-ebi-oshoala-30-others-invited-to-afcon-camp-in-morocco
Super Falcons3 days ago

Super Falcons: Ebi, Oshoala, 30 Others Invited To AWCON Camp In Morocco

    Head Coach Randy Waldrum has invited 32 players to the camp of the Super Falcons as the Cup...

bayelsa-queens-pip-rivers-angels-in-nwfl-premiership-super-6-opener bayelsa-queens-pip-rivers-angels-in-nwfl-premiership-super-6-opener
NWFL3 days ago

Bayelsa Queens Pip Rivers Angels In NWFL Premiership Super 6 Opener

    A late goal from Bayelsa Queens forward Monday Gift ensured that the ‘Prosperity’ girls got all three points...