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2022 U-20 WCQ: Falconets Thrash Cameroon, Advance Into Final Qualifying Round

2022 U-20 WCQ: Falconets Thrash Cameroon, Advance Into Final Qualifying Round

Nigeria’s Falconets have qualified for the final round of the Costa Rica 2022 U-20 women’s World Cup qualifiers, after thrashing Cameroon 3-0 in the second leg at the Moshood Abiola stadium Abuja on Saturday, Completesports.com reports.

The Christopher Danjuma-led side progressed into the play-off phase 3-0 on aggregate after the first leg ended 0-0 in Cameroon.

A double from Esther Onyenezide and a solitary strike from Precious Vincent was enough to seal the comfortable win.

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Onyenezide broke the deadlock in the 20th minute thanks to an assist from Vincent.

In the 35th minute the Falconets went 2-0 up following a strike from Vincent.

And in the 72nd minute Onyenezide got her second to put Falconets 3-0 up.

Falconets’ last outing at the U-20 women’s World Cup was in 2018 where they got to the quarter-finals.

By James Agberebi

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  • MONKEY POST 2 years ago

    Congratulations ladies! Congratulations my brother Christopher Danjuma a.k.a ChrisDan.

  • Well done ladies. I am also looking forward to the Flamingos to do the business in their own qualifiers too. It will be fabulous to see the Falconets and Flamingos at their respective world cups this year.

  • Congratulations girls.

  • okponku 2 years ago

    It`s damn too bad that NFF could not Air this match live. The 1st leg in Cameroon was live on Tele. Nothing is functioning in that country. I think Football activities should also be handed over to Aliko Dangote.

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