U-20 WW/Cup: Ajibade’s Goal Ousts Haiti, Revives Falconets’ Q-Finals Hopes

U-20 WW/Cup: Ajibade’s Goal Ousts Haiti, Revives Falconets’ Q-Finals Hopes
U-20 WW/Cup: Ajibade’s Goal Ousts Haiti, Revives Falconets’ Q-Finals Hopes

The Super Falconets revived their hopes of making it to the knockout stages at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup with a hard-fought 1-0 win against Haiti in their Group D encounter on Thursday, at the Stade de Marville, Saint Malo,

Chris Danjuma’s ladies lost 1-0 to Germany in their first game in the competition on Monday.

Haiti dominated the game and were frustrated by a number good goalkeeping by Chiamaka Nnadozie.

U-20 WW/Cup: Ajibade’s Goal Ousts Haiti, Revives Falconets’ Q-Finals Hopes

They moved from last to second position in the group and will need just a point from their last game against China on Monday to qualify for the quater-final.

Germany beat China 2-,0 in the other Group D game earlier on Thursday.

Spain defeated Japan 1-0 in a Group C encounter also on Thursday.