President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his happiness to Super Falcons for defeating Korea Republic 2-0 in a crucial Group A clash in Grenoble by congratulating them.
The game took place in Grenoble France where the Super Falcons recorded their first win, defeating Korea Republic 2-0 in a crucial Group A clash.
Kim Doeyon gave the African champions the lead in the first half, before Asisat Oshoala sealed victory after the break following a counter-attack.
As a result of their 3-0 loss to Norway in the first game Nigeria now has three points.
The Falcons will be taken on the host nation France in their last group match.
Buhari while reacting on his official verified Twitter page wrote: “I’m pleased I was able to watch the Super Falcons match against South Korea, after the Democracy Day Lunch.
“Congratulations to the Team and Coaching Crew. A well-deserved win on a very special day for Nigeria. We are all proud of your victory.”