Spain thanks Nigeria for good match

Spain coach Pedro Lopez has thanked Nigeria for the good game as they advance to the quarter finals despite losing 2-1 in their Group B FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup match.

Speaking at the post- match press conference, coach Lopez said his side unfortunately didn't carry out their gam plane well in the midfield.

Nigeria coach Peter Dedevbo was happy with his girls saying this was the best match they've played so far in the competition.

Player of Match Chinwendu Ihezuo was overwhelmed for their win thanking God for it.

"God did it for us. I feel very excited and happy”, the overwhelmed player of the match said in tears.

Nigeria beat Spain 2-1 by keeping Spain scoreless in the second half after both teams scored one goal each in the first half.


Pictured is Player of the match Ihezuo celebrating on the field after her goal today.

Sally Pokiton