Nigeria vs Ukraine: Flying Eagles reach last 16 despite playing 1-1 draw

 

Nigeria vs Ukraine Group D clash at the ongoing FIFA U20 World Cup in Poland on Thursday, May 30, at Bielsko-Biala Stadium ended in 1-1 draw – Danylo Sikan netted the opener for Ukraine after 30 minutes of football action – Muhamed Tijani failed to convert Nigeria’s first spot-kick before the break, but in the 51st minute he made amends to level scores from the spot Nigeria’s Flying Eagles reached the knock-out rounds of the ongoing FIFA U20 World Cup in Poland as one of the four best third-placed teams after playing out a 1-1 draw with Ukraine on Thursday, May 30, at Bielsko-Biala Stadium. The encounter saw both sides eager to claim all match points to guarantee a progress to the next round of the competition. However, despite early exchanges of hostilities in favour of the Flying Eagles, Ukraine netted the opening goal of contest Danylo Sikan in the 30 minutes.

Source:legit.ng