Nigeria’s U20 women’s team, the Falconets, today showed the Super Eagles what they need to do against Central African Republic next month, when they trounced their Central African counterparts 7-0.
The Falconets are also battling to qualify for next year’s World Cup in Costa Rica.
The Super Eagles will also battle Central African Republic in continuation of the qualifying series for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Today in Douala, Cameroon, Mercy Idoko got the Falconets off to a flying start with two quick goals in the second and fifth minutes.
Esther Onyenezide and Jerry Joy then increased the margin for the Nigerian girls in the 34 and 44th minutes.
In the second half, the falconets further proved their class with three more goals – Deborah Abiodun (78th minute), Taiwo Lawal (83rd minute) and Yena Adoo (90+1).
The return leg will be played in Lagos on October 6.