The Flamingoes of Nigeria have qualifed for the next round of the 2018 FIFA Women’s World Cup after they held their Ethiopian counterparts 1-1, with an away goal aggregate victory, AOIFootball.com reports.
Nigeria secured an impressive 1-1 draw in the first leg in Addis Ababa, and were able to consolidate that gain at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium on Saturday.
The Bala Nkiyu-led side will now proceed into the final round of the World Cup qualifiers on away goal rule where they will face Cameroon either Cameroon or Algeria in the next round in February 2018.
Cameroon defeated Algeria 4-0 away in Algiers a fortnight ago.
The 6th FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup finals will hold in Uruguay in 2018.