they lost to denmark 6-2 the nigerian u23

Coach Samson Siasia made ten changes to the team that lost 1 – 0 to South Korea early in the week. As early as in the 9th minute, Daniel saved Nicolai Brock-Madsen’s penalty after Obanor had handled the ball in the area. Liverpool striker Taiwo Awoniyi was a thorn in the Danish defense as he dribbled almost the entire defense and struck at goal but the defense make a last minute clearance.   Erhun Obanor’s bad day at the office continued as he scored an own goal in the 26th minute before Emil Larsen scored to make it two against the Dream team. Larsen scored his second of the day in the 38th minute to make it Nigeria 0 – 3 Denmark. Coash Samson Siasia reacted to the score line by bringing in Amuzie, Saviour, Abdulrahman for Ndifreke , Dimgba , Oduwa. Larsen got his hat-trick and his country’s fourth in the 60th minute.  Patrick Da Silva made it five for Denmark on 62nd minute 3as the Dream Team imploded despite a clear miss from striker Taiwo Awoniyi. Again, Nigeria made 3 changes as Tiongoli came in for Emiloju, Yusuf in for Daniel and Ekpai in for Awoniyi. Despite the changes Emiliano Marcondes made it goal no. 6 for Denmark. Nigeria woke up from its nightmare as substitute Abdulrahman scored in the 85th and 88th minute.

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