Under-20 World Cup: Nigeria cruise past North Korea

The Under-20 World Cup trophy

Nigeria produced a dominant second-half display to thrash North Korea and remain in the hunt for a last-16 spot at the Under-20 World Cup.

The top African qualifier at the finals in New Zealand were held 0-0 in the first half.

But Saviour Godwin heading in the opener on 48 minutes and he doubled the score shortly after.

Kingsley Sokari then scored from long range and Success Isaac flicked in from a tight angle to complete the win.

Nigeria must beat Hungary in their final Group E game to go through. The sides are level on three points - three behind leaders Brazil - but Hungary have a superior goal difference.

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