Nigeria draws with Canada
Nigeria tied Canada at the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
Nigeria drew 0-0 with Canada in the first Group B match of the tournament at Lexang Regular Stadium in Melbourne, Australia, on the 21st.
Nigeria, ranked 40th in the FIFA rankings, has moved from its first tournament in China in 1991 to its ninth, but has been eliminated from both the group stage except for reaching the quarterfinals of the 1999 U.S. and the round of 16 of the 2019 French tournament.
Canada, on the other hand, ranked seventh in the FIFA rankings, fourth in the 2003 U.S. tournament, and advanced to the quarterfinals at the 2015 World Cup in their country and to the round of 16 at the 2019 tournament.