Two goals from Alexandre Lacazette at minutes 50 and 104 and one at 102 Gueida Fofana, gave the victory to the Gauls''''will play next Wednesday in Medellin.
The French football team is ranked today Sub''20 the World Cup semifinals after eliminating Nigeria, after a game claw that required extra time, after the regular time 0-0, to finish 3-2 in favor the European champions, to be measured for a place in the final with Portugal. Two goals from Alexandre Lacazette at minutes 50 and 104 and one at 102 Gueida Fofana, gave the victory to the Gauls''''will play next Wednesday in Medellin. Nigeria achieved its goal in minute 90 +3 and 111, both your player Maduabuchi Ejike.
The game was a give and take with some approaches to both goals but more forcefully. Over time, Nigeria seemed to better control the game with the ball and upsetting players like Musa and Kayode. France for its part reacted well, but fell in constant misplaced. In minute 30, in a move Kayode and Musa, Nigeria came close to opening the score but the shot went wide. And three minutes later was the French who had a clear chance to score after a powerful shot that hit the clear Bakambu goalkeeper Paul.
In extra time, France surprised his opponent by controlling the ball on 50 minutes, Alexandre Lacazette, who had entered the game 33 minutes by Sunu, scored the goal of the lead after a powerful shot with his right leg after a Clément Grenier pass.Thereafter, the Nigerians tried to respond by pressing and looking for a draw especially with Ahmed Musa who was the more incisive team but unable to achieve. 54 minutes Ajagun also had his chance after an auction that drew the French defense.
Musa once again came up with danger and topped head but the ball went wide on 63 minutes. Nwofor who was then in the 65th minute headed goal back to worry gala. France reacted a bit with Lacazetre Griezmann and after a pass from Kakuta in a move that drew the goalkeeper Paul. And when time was up, and France seemed the winner on 93 minutes Maduabuchi Ejike, who had a minute on the court, after entering for Musa, got the equalizer after a double header first and then Ejike Nwofor to overcome the goalkeeper Ligali.
In overtime France was more physical remains that the Eagles''Green,''which led to Egbedy out from exhaustion, leaving his team with only 10 players, as Nigeria had already made three regulatory changes. In 102 minutes, France regained Gueida advantage through Fofana, who after a pass from Clement Grenier, raised the ball over goalkeeper Paul. And in 104, the team increased its lead Smerecki Francis, after a new annotation Lacazette in a big play.
Nigeria attack did not give up despite the fatigue, and 111 minutes after the first auction of Emmanuel, the ball came to Nwofor and his shot hit the body Ejike to convert the second goal of the Africans.