The Nigeria U-17 Women’s team have ended their campaign at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in style.
After narrowly missing out on a place in the final match, the Flamingos on Sunday soared to a 3-2 penalty shootout victory over Germany to win the bronze medal.
The Nigeria U-17 team surprisingly blew a three-goal lead as the Germans extended the game into penalties coming from 3-0 to make it 3-3.
However, the Flamingos prevailed in the ensuing penalty kicks; winning it 3-2.
The Nigerian girls showed they had learnt from their mistakes both from Germany and Colombia from whom they suffered defeat on different occasions.