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FIFA U-17 World Cup, North Korea vs Niger, Gr D, full football score: PRK 0-1 NGR

Niger upset North Korea 1-0 in a Group D match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Kochi on Saturday night. Get full football score and highlights of North Korea vs Niger here.

fifa u17 world cup 2017 Updated: Oct 07, 2017 22:05 IST
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North Korea were beaten 1-0 by debutants Niger in their FIFA U-17 World Cup group D match in Kochi. Follow live football score and live updates of North Korea vs Niger here.
North Korea were beaten 1-0 by debutants Niger in their FIFA U-17 World Cup group D match in Kochi. Follow live football score and live updates of North Korea vs Niger here.(HT Photo)

North Korea went up against Niger in their opening Group D match of the FIFA U-17 World Cup at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Kochi on Saturday night. When a North Korean team takes part in an international sporting event, it draws plenty of curious observers. North Korea’s preparation was shrouded in secrecy to such an extent that until their football federation submitted the name of its new head coach with the 21-member players’ list, it wasn’t clear who had replaced their banned head coach Yun Jong-su. But the match went in favour of unfancied Niger when Salim Abdourahmane scored the winning in the second half. Get full football score and highlights of North Korea vs Niger here. (RESULTS | SCHEDULE)

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