Nigeria Falcons

This Tuesday Nigeria's Super Falcons lost to the US in the Group D tournament of the FIFA Women's World Cup.

The US and Nigeria put up a strong defense, with no team scoring at the 45 minute mark.

Abby Wambach scored a goal just seconds before halftime point earning the US a 1-0 lead over Nigeria.

Asisat Oshoala nearly propelled the Falcons to tie with the US, but Julie Johnson frustrated her attempt.

The Falcons had trouble regaining momentum when Sarah Nodim received her second yellow card. The US lead turned into a victory and crowned the America Group D winners.

The Falcons ended the World Cup scoring just one point from three matches in the Group D category.

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