FIFA U -20 WOMEN’S WORLD CUP GERMANY 2010,Team Mexico, Female El Tri have their ticket to the quarter finals & as group Group C winners. They earned their pass with a tie against Nigeria. With only 15 minutes on the clock, it was make it or break it time. It was Miss Alina Garciamendez’s equalizer in the second half that sealed the deal. Nigeria often had possession of the ball , but failed to take advantage of vital opportunities. The constant pressure in the form of a relentless and adamant defense by team Mexico lead to many errors by team Nigeria. At 16′ came the first goal of this match when Nigeria’s Ebere Orji nailed a rebound. Things were getting tricky, at halftime Charlyn Corral one of the best on the team (Mex) was substituted by Natalia Gómez Junco.
Later Nigeria would come dangerously close to a second goal, exhaustion and all Mexican goalie, Santiago pushed the limits of her body and abilities to shut down said would be goal. However, that almost second goal was not the only worry for team Mexico, news that Japan was beating England meant that the probability of them being eliminated was looming. With agile control of the ball, guard up, and registering all angles, team Mexico’s Alina Garciamendez showed everyone that team Mex was hungry and did not want to go home. The game was called by official Cristina Petersen, team Mexico lead by coach is Roberto MEDINA. Mexico earned 1st place in its group with 5 points and more goals than second place Nigeria who also earned 5 points, in third was Japan who had 4 points, and England came in with 1 pt. Team Mexico’s next rival will be the winner of the USA vs South Korea game.
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