The Nigerian U-17 women football team played against New Zealand’s U-17 team on Friday, October 14, 2022 at the Fatorda Stadium in Margao, Goa. India is hosting the 2022 FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, and it is scheduled to run from October 11 to October 30, 2022. Both teams went against each other for the group stage match to remain top of the table.
The Nigerian Flamingos had earlier played their opening match against Germany on Tuesday, October 11, 2022, which they lost 2-1 to. The flamingos are now confident of qualifying from the group stage after their four goals to nil win against New Zealand. The flamingos scored their first goal, sixteen minutes into the game. Their next match is against Chile on Monday, October 17, 2022.