AFCON U17: Nigeria, Angola clash again for bronze

AFCON U17: Nigeria, Angola clash again for bronze

      Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets will on Saturday file out against U17 national team of Angola for the Third best match in the ongoing 2019 U17 African Nations Cup in Tanzania, BSNSports.com.ng can report. Cameroon dumped out Angola 4-3 on penalties in the second semi final game after the two sides could not be separated after regulation time. Nigeria had earlier lost 9-10 on penalties to Guinea after 90 minutes ended goalless. Nigeria defeated Angola 1-0 during the group stage and meeting Angola again will afford the two teams…

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U17 AFCON: Nigeria, Guinea tango in fierce semi final clash

U17 AFCON: Nigeria, Guinea tango in fierce semi final clash

    Two –time champions Nigeria and West African rivals Guinea clash at the National Stadium, Dar es Salaam on Wednesday afternoon in what is a much –anticipated first semi final of the ongoing Africa U17 Cup of Nations. Nigeria have been victorious at the continental tournament on two occasions, in 2001 and 2007, and are the record winners of the FIFA U17 World Cup (five times). They are also taking part in their 9th U17 AFCON. An intimidating pedigree that is bound to send jitters into Guinea’s camp. However, Guinea…

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Golden Eaglets to participate in invitational tourney in Turkey

Golden Eaglets to participate in invitational tourney in Turkey

            By EDITOR Five –time world champions, Golden Eaglets of Nigeria, will participate in an invitational tournament in Turkey as part of its preparations for the 2019 Africa U17 Cup of Nations scheduled for Tanzania in April.   Nigeria’s U17 boys swept all before them at the WAFU U17 Tournament in Niger Republic in September 2018 to pick up the trophy and also qualify as West Zone B’s flagbearers in the continental finals in Tanzania, following an adjustment to the format of the qualifiers.  …

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