Again, Golden Eaglets leave it late to advance to the round of 16 in a dramatic win

The Golden Eaglets of Nigeria again ce from behind to defeat their South American opponent Ecuador in the ongoing Fifa under 17 world cup in Brazil.

Musa Said put the Manu Garba tutored side ahaed in the opening stanza of the first half with a sublime goal.
However, the lead was shortlived as the Nigerian D Jinadu put the ball into his own net to give the Ecuadorians an equalizer in the 10th minute of the first half.

Ecuador took the lead few minutes into the second half through J Mina from a spotkick.
Nigeria continued to search for the equalizer and in the 84th minute of the game, Musa Said again grabbed his second goal of the night.

Musa Said grabbed his hat trick in the game with a wonderful goal with seconds to the end of the game.
Nigeria has now advanced to the round of 16 having gotten 6 points.

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