The Nigerian Flamingos have qualified for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, which will be held in India in 2022.
The Flamingos were held scoreless by Ethiopia in the second leg, which was played inside the MKO Abiola Stadium in Abuja on Saturday, to qualify 1-0 on aggregate.
After six qualifying matches, the Flamingos have scored 15 goals while conceding none.
Africa will be represented by three teams at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in India in 2022, which will take place from October 11 to October 30.
Since its debut in 2008, the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup has been contested by the under-17 national teams of FIFA member associations in seven editions.
It will be India’s second FIFA competition, following the men’s FIFA U-17 World Cup in 2017, and the first time it will host a FIFA women’s football tournament.