2016 Olympics U23 Bronze Medal: Honduras U23 2 – 3 Nigeria U23

2016 Olympics U23 Bronze Medal: Honduras U23 2 - 3 Nigeria U23

Team Nigeria bagged their first medal at the 2016 Olympics as the U23 men’s football team defeated Honduras in the third place final between the two countries today.

2016 Olympics U23 Bronze Medal: Honduras U23 2 - 3 Nigeria U23

Umar Sadiq scored twice (34″, 56″) while Aminu Umar found the back of the net at the 49th minute but Honduras put up a late fight to secure two goals from Anthony Lozano and Marcelo Pereira in the 71st and 86th minute respectively, bringing the game to a 3 –  2 defeat by Nigeria.