The U-17 female team of Nigeria also known as The Flamingos will face their counterparts from the United States of America at the quarterfinals of the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup going on in India.
The Nigerian girls earlier today confirmed their qualification to the knockout stage after defeating their Chilean opponents 2 – 1 in Bhubaneswar. Nigeria ended up as runners-up to Germany which is the only team with a perfect record in Group B.
The victory of The Flamingos has confirmed a quarterfinal match up against Group A winners USA on Friday, 21st of October. The United States finished with 7 points in their group and defeated African side Morocco 4 nil in their last group.
The game will be played at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai.