United States Beat Nigeria 2-0 to Reach Finals


Nigeria have been ousted from the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup tournament after losing 2-0 to USA in a semi-final game.
  • Nigeria:  USA Win Falconets 2 - 0

    Vanguard, 4 September 2012

    USA have won their way into a third FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup final with a 2-0 victory over 2010 finalists Nigeria in Tokyo. Goals midway through either half from Morgan Brian ... read more »

Photo: CAF Online

Nigeria's Falconets

  • Nigeria:  Falconets Get Galaxy Tabs, iPad

    This Day, 3 September 2012

    Nigeria's Falconets who are primed to take on USA Tuesday in one of the semi finals of the on-going FIFA Under-20 Women's World Cup in Japan were at the weekend rewarded with a ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Japan 2012 Semi Final - No Retreat, No Surrender As Falconets Take On USA

    This Day, 4 September 2012

    The die is cast this morning as Nigeria's Under-20 women's team, the Falconets take on reigning Olympic women football champions, USA in a winner-takes-all match of the first ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Falconets to Launch Fifa's Fair Play Campaign

    This Day, 3 September 2012

    FIFA's 16th annual FIFA Fair Play Days campaign will kick off at the semi-finals of the FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup 2012 Tuesday when Nigeria's Falconets take on the USA, and the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Abdullahi Drums Support for Total Victory

    This Day, 4 September 2012

    Minister of Sports and Chairman, National Sports Commission, Mallam Bolaji Abdullahi, said Monday that the Falconets need to sustain the team spirit that has taken them to ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Jossylad Tips Falconets to Beat U.S.A

    Daily Trust, 4 September 2012

    Former Super Falcons coach, Jospeh Ladipo better known as JossyLad has expressed confidence that Nigeria's Falconets will triumph over the USA in today's semi-final match at the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Falconets Practice Dead-Balls for U.S.

    Leadership, 4 September 2012

    Nigeria's Falconets have shifted focus on dead-ball kicks and penalties shootout in today's semifinal clash against USA at the Fifa Under-20 Women's World Cup in Japan. read more »

  • Nigeria:  NFF Optimistic of World Cup Glory

    Daily Trust, 2 September 2012

    The Nigeria Football Federation has assured that the U-20 Women National Team, Falconets, are aiming at the trophy at the on-going FIFA U-20 Women's World Cup finals in Japan. read more »

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