In the quarterfinals of the FIFA U20 World Cup, which is currently taking place in Argentina, the Flying Eagles of Nigeria will face South Korea.
At the FIFA World Cup, the two nations have played each other before, so they are prepared for another intriguing matchup.
It was a guarded masterclass from Ladan Bosso’s young men, with Ibrahim Muhammad and Rilwanu Sarki netting the objectives in the last part.
✅ NIGERIA DEFEATED ARGENTINA
🇳🇬 The Flying Eagles of Nigeria are through to the quarter-finals of the U20 FIFA World Cup after defeating tournament favourites Argentina 2-0 in the round of 16.
Well done boys 💪🏾🦅
— Pulse Sports Nigeria (@PulseSportsNG) June 1, 2023
In the meantime, a five-goal thriller against another South American team earned South Korea a spot.
In their quarterfinal matchup on Thursday, the Koreans prevailed 3-2 over Ecuador, inspired by the impressive Bae Junho, who not only scored one goal but also assisted on another.
South Korea vs Nigeria: Time of the match
The experience among Nigeria and Korea is scheduled for Sunday and will start off at 6:30 pm Nigerian time.
The battle between these two familiar foes will take place at Estadio Unico Madre de Cuidades.
Where to watch the Match
Nigerians can watch the game on SuperSport via DsTv or on Twitter and Facebook for live updates from Gistlegit.
In addition, the World Football governing body, FIFA, has provided a free stream so that fans can enjoy every moment of the Flying Eagles’ quest for a first-ever title.