As the Super Falcons of Nigeria confirmed their place in the Round of 16 of the FIFA Women’s World Cup in France, Concise News enumerates all the fixtures starting with Germany versus Nigeria tomorrow, Saturday.
It is the first time in 20 years that the Falcons would go past the group stage of the World Ccup.
Also, it is the first time two teams from Africa (Cameroon and Nigeria) have qualified from the FIFA Women’s World Cup group stages.
For a full list of the Round of 16 fixtures, see below:
June 22, Stade des Alpes, Grenoble ——- Germany Vs Nigeria
June 22, Allianz Riviera, Nice ——- Norway Vs Australia
June 23, Stade du Hainaut, Valenciennes ——- England Vs Cameroon
June 23, Stade Océane, Le Havre ——- France Vs Brazil
June 24, Stade Auguste-Delaune, Reims ——— Spain Vs USA
June 24, Parc des Princes, Paris ——- Sweden Vs Canada
June 25, Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier ——— Italy Vs China
June 25, Roazhon Park, Rennes ——- Netherlands Vs Japan
— FIFA Women’s World Cup (@FIFAWWC) June 20, 2019
Round of 16# God is reason# Miracle night # thank you JESUS pic.twitter.com/2NVZoJD9LE
— treasurefaith (@ikidifaith) June 20, 2019
— U.S. Soccer WNT (@USWNT) June 20, 2019
Bravo !! Super falcons of Nigeria have For the first time in 20 years progressed to the knock out stage of the world cup. These girls deserve it. Now we face Germany in the round of 16. pic.twitter.com/agZ0kni7gz
— Sunday Oliseh (@SundayOOliseh) June 20, 2019
Congratulations to the #SuperFalcons for qualifying for the round of 16 for the first time since 1999, in the ongoing FIFA Women’s World after Argentina failed to beat Scotland. #FIFAWWC It was meant to be!!! pic.twitter.com/1SRWogRnxs
— Ephraim A. Inyangeyen (@Ephraim_Inyang) June 20, 2019
— FIFA Women’s World Cup (@FIFAWWC) June 18, 2019