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August 13, 2018

Breaking: FIFA U20 WWC: Falconets leave it late to book Q/Final spot

Breaking: FIFA U20 WWC: Falconets leave it late to book Q/Final spot

Nigeria’s midfielder Grace Igboamalu (L) heads the ball with China’s defender Jie Zhi during the Women’s World Cup U20 Group D football match China vs Nigeria on August 13, 2018, at the Clos Gastel stadium in Dinan, north-western France. / AFP PHOTO

Nigeria’s midfielder Grace Igboamalu (L) heads the ball with China’s defender Jie Zhi during the Women’s World Cup U20 Group D football match China vs Nigeria on August 13, 2018, at the Clos Gastel stadium in Dinan, north-western France. / AFP PHOTO

Nigeria’s Super Falconets scored deep in added time to book a quarter final spot at the ongoing FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup holding in France.

The goal was scored by Rasheedat Ajibade in the 95th minute to cancel out that scored by China’s Zhang Linyan in the 41st.

Details later…