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U-17 WWC: NFF president, Gusau thumbs up Flamingos despite defeat to Colombia

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President, Nigeria Football Federation, Ibrahim Gusau, has lauded the Flamingos despite the staff’s defeat to Colombia on Wednesday.

The nation’s U-17 girls’s facet failed to attain the ultimate on the ongoing World Cup in India after a 6-5 penalty shootout defeat to the South Americans.

The semi-final encounter ended 0-0 after 90 minutes.

The Flamingos put up a spirited show within the recreation and had been a kick away from sealing a spot within the remaining.

Gusau, who was in attendance in Goa to provide assist to the women, took to social media to have a good time the staff.

“Amazing performance by the girls and I’m very proud of them despite the outcome of the match. Their development and welfare remains a priority to us. Well done girls👏 #SoarFlamingos,” Gusau wrote on his Twitter deal with.

The Flamingos will now tackle Germany within the third-place match on Friday.

U-17 WWC: NFF president, Gusau thumbs up Flamingos despite defeat to Colombia

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Author: Mike Oyebola

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