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    Nigeria Crashed Out of 2017 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup, lost to Iran by 6-5


    Nigeria Versus Iran 2017 FIFA Beach Soccer World cup

    Nigeria Supersand Eagles lost their last group B match against Iran in the ongoing FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup and crashed out of the tournament.

    The match was tension soaked as each team must win to qualify for the knock out stage.

    At full time, it was 4-4. And the tie was settle by penalty kicks. Each team took 3 kicks and Nigeria was able to score one while Iran scored two.

    At Full Match

    The Supersand Eagles scorers are Tale Goal 15′ (pen.), Emmanuel Goal 19′, Godspower Goal 22′,  and Ibenegbu Goal 33′.

    On Penalties
    Tale and Ogodo missed their penalty kicks while Ibenegbu scored his.

    Nigeria is placed 3rd in the group B final table with total point s of 2 after Italy – 9 points and Iran 4 points

    You will recall that in their first group match, Supersand Eagles lost to Italy by 12-6, beat Mexico in their second group match by 4-5.

    See video highlight of the match here.

     


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