The Super Falcons are to face England in the round of 16 at the 2023 Women’s World Cup.


Nigeria finished runners-up in Group B with five points after a goalless draw with Ireland on Monday.


England, the European champions, finished winners of Group D with nine points while Denmark got six points to come second on the log.

The Danes play co-hosts Australia in the next game.

Nigeria’s round of 16 game against the Lionesses is billed for Monday, August 7th, 2023 by 8:30 am.

The match will be the second meeting between both sides at the Women’s World Cup.


England snatched all three points (won 2-3 in a Group B battle) when Nigeria first faced them in the 1995 edition of the competition which was held in Sweden.



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