The News Agency of Nigeria reports the Match Day 2 Group C encounter was played at Huye Stadium, Butare.
He told the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday that the Eagles’ performance marked another inglorious journey with Peseiro.
Gus spoke when he visited the girls at the FIFA Goal Project inside the MKO Abiola National Stadium, Abuja.
The University of Lagos graduate arbiter was one of the 17 referees shortlisted across Africa and one of the 12 selected after an intensive one-week pre-tournament course.
Coach Justine Madugu said on Sunday that his girls were disappointed by the result in East Africa and keen to step on the pedal at the MKO Abiola National Stadium on Wednesday evening.
Former African champions, the Super Eagles have retained her 40th place in the World football body, FIFA, monthly ranking for September.
World ruling body, FIFA has appointed officials for next Monday’s senior international friendly match between Nigeria and Mozambique in Portugal.
Godinho will be assisted by compatriots Bruno Jesus (assistant referee 1), Tiago Costa (assistant referee 2) and Miguel Noguera (fourth official) at the match kicking off by 5pm Portugal time (same time as in Nigeria).
According to FIFA via its website on Wednesday, Spain, Portugal and Morocco will host the historic tournament but the first three games will be played in Uruguay, Argentina and Paraguay.
“Kindly note that CAF was informed of the withdrawal of Mauritius FA from the African qualifiers of FIFA U20 WWC 2024. Consequently, Nigeria is qualified to the next round of the competition and the missions of all officials of matches 37 & 38 are cancelled,” read a communication from CAF to the Nigeria Football Federation.
The FIFA Referees Committee has selected 18 referees and 36 assistant referees for the forthcoming FIFA U-17 World Cup Indonesia 2023. In addition, 18 video match officials have been appointed for this tournament.
Former African champions, Nigeria’s Super Eagles, have dropped one spot to the 40th position in the World football governing body’s monthly ranking.
Nigeria’s striker, Victor Osimhen, has been nominated for this year’s edition of FIFA Best Men’s Player of the Year award.
The clash comes barely a month before the three-time African champions, who lashed Sao Tome and Principe 6-0 in their 2023 AFCON final-day qualification game in Uyo on Sunday, set out on the race for a place at the 2026 FIFA World Cup finals with a home game against the Crocodiles of Lesotho.
The 33-year-old returned to the Mexican club on Thursday for her first game since claiming the FIFA Women’s World Cup title.
The RFEF announced the decision to sack Vilda on Tuesday, after the new board formed following the suspension of RFEF President Luis Rubiales by soccer’s world governing body FIFA over the allegedly non-consensual kiss with Jenni Hermoso during the World Cup victory celebration two weeks ago.
FIFA had opened disciplinary proceedings against Rubiales two days ago over the incident with player Jenni Hermoso last Sunday in Sydney that has caused an uproar among players and fans.
Nigeria’s Women Football National team, the Super Falcons have moved eight places to become 32nd in the world and first in Africa in the latest FIFA Women’s ranking released on Friday.
FIFA opened a disciplinary case Thursday against the Spanish soccer official who kissed a player on the lips while celebrating the team’s victory in the Women’s World Cup final.
She treated the three available players and their officials to a state reception at the State House, Abuja on Monday morning.