The Nigerian U-19 football team led by Coach Manu Garba has lost their second game in a row as they suffered a 1-0 defeat from Iran. This defeat came after an 8-0 loss to England on Wednesday the 9th of November.
The winning goal from the Iranians came in the 79th minute by the 19 year old forward, Reza Karamolachaab. The Nigerians blamed unfavorable climate conditions and time difference in Korea for their poor performance. They will play their final game in the invitational tournament against hosts South Korea who will also play host to the FIFA U-20 World Cup.