Abuja - The Flamingos of Nigeria on Saturday lost their first game in the ongoing FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in Jordan.
The team lost to Brazil by a lone goal.
Brazil's No10, Micaelly intelligently chipped the Nigerian goalkeeper to give Brazil the advantage in the early stages of the Group C encounter.
The Brazilians dominated the game in the early stages of the game but could not make use of their possession.
The Flamingos had some chances against the run of play and could have taken the lead but for the intervention of the Brazilian goalkeeper.
The second half was noneventful as Brazil played out the game for their first three points of the game.
Nigeria play England next before their last Group game against Korea DPR on Saturday, October 8.
- News 24