19/03/2014516
1:2 (1:1)
  • Angie RODRIGUEZ (3')
  • Joy BOKIRI (26')
  • Uchenna KANU (59')

Summary

Nigeria revival books ticket, ousts Colombia
Nigeria scored a 2-1 come-from-behind victory over a gallant Colombia to earn a quarter-final berth alongside Mexico and at the same time end the hopes of the South Americans. More »

Line-ups

1
21
4
2
5
4
6
5
7
8
11
13
13
14
16
15
17
17
18
18
19
19

Substitute(s)

12
1
21
16
2
3
3
6
8
7
9
9
10
10
14
11
15
12
20
20

Coaches

Fabian TABORDA (COL)
(NGA) Nikyu BALA

Officials

Referee: Mirian LEON (SLV)Assistant Referee 1: Kimberly MOREIRA (CRC)Assistant Referee 2: Emperatriz AYALA (SLV)Fourth official: Cardella SAMUELS (JAM)

Have Your Say

Statistics

7Shots20
1Corner kicks9
1Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
39%Possession (%)61%
  • Maria Hurtado (C) of Colombia and Ugochi Emenayo (R) of Nigeria battle for the ball during the FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup 2014 group D match between Colombia and Nigeria
  • Fabian Taborda, head coach of Colombia looks on
  • Nikyu Bala, head caoch of Nigeria looks on
  • Maria Hurtado of Colombia looks dejected
  •  Leidy Asprilla of Colombia looks dejected
  • Leidy Asprilla (L) of Colombia and Rasheedat Ajibade (R) of Nigeria battle for the ball

Fabian Taborda (Colombia): We’re leaving with a bitter taste in the mouth, because we worked hard and appeared to be doing well. But we were facing a strong and powerful team. It was hard to hang on to our lead; it’s tricky to defend an advantage against a team like that for 83 minutes.

TeamMPGFGAPts
MEX2806
NGA2426
CHN2160
COL2160

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