FIFA World Cup FIFA U20 World Cup: It’s Africa Teams Against South America Teams In Round Of 16

Erik ten Hag Greenwood

Africa three representatives have been handed a difficult opponents in the round of 16 at the FIFA U20 World Cup .

Following the conclusion of all the group games, the draws for the round of 16 was made as all remaining Africa teams of Nigeria, The Gambia and Tunisia will play against South American teams.

The Flying Eagles of Nigeria will play Argentina in the round of 16 of the 2023 U-20 FIFA World Cup.

The match is scheduled for May 31 at Estadio San Juan del Bicentenario.

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Argentina, who will host the 2023 U-20 FIFA World Cup, will play Nigeria’s Flying Eagles in the round of 16, according to

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The match is scheduled for May 31 at Estadio San Juan del Bicentenario.

After the Flying Eagles placed among the third-best teams, the combination was decided upon.

The Flying Eagles’ first two games were victories over the Dominican Republic (2-1) and Italy (2-0), but on Saturday they fell to Brazil 2-0 in their last Group D match.
With nine points from three games, Argentina won Group A.

Argentina defeated Uzbekistan in their opening match 2-1 before defeating Guatemala 3-0 and New Zealand 5-0.

The Flying Eagles’ most recent U-20 World Cup matchup with Argentina was in the Netherlands’ 2005 final.

Argentina defeated Nigeria 2-1 thanks to a brace from Lionel Messi.

Tunisia will take on Brazil on May 30 at the La Plata Stadium.

While The Gambia will play Uruguay on June 1 at the Santiago del Estero Stadium.


Henry Usiayo is a practicing journalists with several years of experience covering sport events. He is currently a sport content creator with

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