The match was ultimately decided by a penalty shootout in which four clutch goals by England triumphed over Nigeria’s two.
As if the shootout was not dramatic enough – the most memorable moment of the night came late in the match when England star Lauren James was ejected after receiving a red card for stepping on the back of Nigeria’s Michelle Alozie. Her removal left England with only 10 available players as the match entered extra time.
England vs. Nigeria Highlights | 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup | Round of 16
Outstanding goalkeeping from Nigeria’s Chiamaka Nnadozie kept the Super Falcons in the game, but England was able to leave with a win and advance to the quarterfinals.
Alexi Lalas and David Mosse are back for another show of SOTU, as they got you covered with all the Women’s World Cup content that you need! The duo start the show by talking about England’s tight victory against Nigeria. How far will England go in the World Cup? Is Lauren James going to be a HUGE loss? Afterwards, Lalas and Mosse recap Australia’s impressive victory over Denmark. To wrap up the show, they talk about Messi’s