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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Eaglets off to Tanzania for U17 AFCON

Eaglets off to Tanzania for U17 AFCON

PHOTO: Golden Eaglets and their officials at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja on Wednesday before taking off for Tanzania Five –time world champions, Nigeria flew out of Abuja on Wednesday on their way to Tanzania to take part in the 13thAfrica U17 Cup of Nations taking place in that country, 14th – 28thApril. Players and officials were seen off at the airport by Acting President of NFF, Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi, who charged them to do the nation proud by lifting the U17 AFCON trophy in Dar es Salaam on 28th April….

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