Oshoala Shines As Falconets Lose To Germany In U-20 Women’s WC Final

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Updated August 25, 2014

FalconetsNigeria’s Falconets lost to Germany in the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup final which took place on Sunday 24th August 2014 in Montreal, Canada. It ended 1-0.

After 90 minutes and an extra time, Lena Petermann scored the lone goal of the game. This would be the third time Germany would win the competition.

The Falconets also lost to the Germans in the 2010 edition.

Falconets forward, Asisat Oshoala, was voted the Most Valuable player at the 2014 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Canada.

She also won the Golden Ball award as the best player and Golden Boot after scoring seven goals.