Nigeria U-17 Female Team Beats Burkina Faso 6-0 To Secure Spot  WWC Qualifying Round

LAGOS MAY 19TH (NEWSRANGERS)-In a commanding display at the Moshood Abiola Stadium, Nigeria’s U17 Women’s National Team, the Flamingos, secured a decisive 6-0 victory over Burkina Faso in the second leg of their FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup qualification tie

With a stellar performance, Harmony Chidi emerged as the star of the match, netting a remarkable hat-trick that propelled her team to a resounding win, according to a report by All Nigeria Soccer.

From the outset, Nigeria asserted their dominance, pressing forward aggressively. It took them just 11 minutes to break the deadlock, as Chidi Harmony found the back of the net early on, setting the tone for the match. The Flamingos continued to dictate play throughout the first half, with Peace Effiong doubling their lead in the 34th minute, ensuring a comfortable advantage going into halftime.

The second half saw Burkina Faso struggle to mount any significant challenge, as Nigeria maintained their relentless pressure. In the 74th minute, Chidi Harmony extended her tally with a headed goal, further solidifying Nigeria’s grip on the match. The Flamingos’ attacking prowess was relentless, as Ramota Kareem added a fourth goal shortly before the end of normal time, showcasing the team’s depth and skill.

Harmony Chidi then completed her hat-trick in style, scoring her third goal of the match in the 88th minute, while Effiong added another goal just a minute later to cap off a dominant performance. The comprehensive 6-0 victory not only highlighted Nigeria’s offensive prowess but also underscored their defensive stability throughout the match.

With this impressive win, the Flamingos have advanced to the fourth and final qualifying round of the U17 Women’s World Cup, affirming their status as a formidable contender in the tournament.

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