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Overview

Match summary

Nigeria impress with opening win

A goal in each half saw Nigeria commence their FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup campaign with a 2-0 victory over Korea Republic in Saitama to take an early lead at the top of Group B.

Match Highlights

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Statistics

Ball possession
49
%
51

Attempts

13Attempts6
5On-Target1
7Off-Target4

Disciplinary

17Fouls Committed12
0Yellow cards2
0Red Cards0

Attacking

0Corners3
0Offsides1
17Free kicks13
0Saves0

Line-ups

Nigeria
NigeriaNGA
Korea Republic
Korea RepublicKOR
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
5
(C)
10
76'
61'
34'
17
83'
18
52'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
21
(GK)
(GK)
61'
8
52'
34'
76'
83'
20
CoachCoach
Edwin OKON (NGA)JONG Songchon (KOR)

Match Facts

Saitama

SSI Err

Komaba Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 31° CTemperature
  • 50 m/sWind
  • 55 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Dianne FERREIRA-JAMES
    Guyana
    GuyanaGUY
  • Assistant Referee 1: Kimberly Maria MOREIRA ROJAS (CRC)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Marisol SALAZAR (GUA)
  • Fourth official: Fadouma DIA (SEN)

Groups

Group B
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Nigeria
NGA
32107107
Korea Republic
KOR
32014206
Brazil
BRA
30212402
Italy
ITA
30121701

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