U17 Women World Cup Qualifier: Flamingos Pummel Liberia


Nigeria’s Flamingos handed their host Liberia a tough lesson on Sunday in Monrovia with an emphatic 1-4 win.

Playing at Sam Kanyon Stadium, Flamingos proved to be the better side right from the blast of the whistle.

Their efforts paid quickly with 3 goals in the first half through Shakirat Moshood, Peace Effiong and Harmony Chidi.

Liberia improved in their performance in the second half but it was Nigeria who scored again in the 74th minute through Ifitezue.

Yasah Gwaikolo scored Liberia’s consolatory goal in the 87th minute and earned a respectable 1-4 result.

The second leg is slated for MKO Abiola Stadium in Abuja.