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Nigeria face-off against Netherlands in FIFA U-17 WC round of 16

Nigeria face-off against Netherlands in FIFA U-17 WC round of 16

Nigeria Super Eaglets face off against the Netherlands   in a mouthwatering 2019 U17 World Cup Round of 16 clash on Tuesday.

Despite losing 2-1 to Australia , the Golden Eaglets finished as Group B winners and will now face the Europeans who qualified from Group D as one of the four best third-placed teams.

This encounter billed for Estadio Olimpico, Goiania will see both teams meet for the first time in this competitio, with the winner taking on either Paraguay or Argentina  in the quarter-final.

Debutants Senegal  meanwhile will take on four-time runners up Spain in what promises to be a blockbuster showdown at the Estadio da Serrinha.

For surprise package Angola, they must negotiate their way past Group C runners-up South Korea  to reach the last eight.

Round of 16 Fixtures

Angola vs South Korea
Nigeria vs Netherlands
Spain vs Senegal
Japan  vs Mexico
Brazil vs Chile
France vs Australia
Ecuador vs Italy
Paraguay vs Argentina

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