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FIFA World Cup: Super Falcons beat Korea 2-0 to rekindle Last 16 hopes [See Table]

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FIFA World Cup: Super Falcons beat Korea 2-0 to rekindle Last 16 hopes [See Table]

The Super Falcons of Nigeria on Wednesday beat Korea Republic 2-0 in their second Group A game at the ongoing FIFA Women World Cup in France.

Own goal gave the Super Falcons first-half advantage at the Stade des Alpes, Grenoble in southeastern France.

Barcelona star Asisat Oshoala, who was named Player of the Match, sealed the win with an excellent second goal in the 75th minute.

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Nigeria have joined France and Norway on three points, rekindling hope of a chance to make it through to the last 16 of the competition.

But it all looks pretty grim for Korea Republic with zero point. Korea will need to beat the Norwegians, and likely beat them convincingly, to have a chance of advancing.

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