U-20 World Cup: Nigeria Failed to Prepare, Says FA Member

By Daily Sports on June 11, 2019

Views: 107

Godwin Bamigboye, board member of FCT Football Association (FA), says the woeful performance of the Flying Eagles of Nigeria in the ongoing U-20 World Cup in Poland was was due to failure of the team to prepare adequately for the tournament.

Bamigboye said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday while reviewing the performance of Nigeria and two other African countries in the tournament.

He said that football preparation should not be done in a hurry but with commitment and all seriousness for great results.

“Nigeria did not do the needful in terms of preparations for the U-20 World Cup hence they crashed out.

“Football preparation should not be done in a fire brigade style but requires long time get together and training,” he said.

The FA member, who rated the Flying Eagles below average in the tournament, said that Senegal and Mali were outstanding.

Bamigboye said that Senegal and Mali showed strength, speed and determination which were purely African style.

According to him, the two countries’ performances showed that they were well prepared for the tournament unlike Nigeria.

He urged the managers of Flying Eagles to go back to the drawing board and begin to build a new and stronger team for the future. (NAN)

•Photo shows Flying Eagles players 

Source Daily Sports

Posted June 11, 2019


 

You may also like...
Mourinho’s Real Madrid Return Killed by Ramos and...

2019 WAFU Cup of Nations Draw Produces Interesting...

Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov temporarily suspended

Athelete aunctions medal for earthquake victims

Osimhen, Chukwueze to feature for Eagles against Uganda...

Djokovic wins French Open

 

Latest News Weah Named Africa’s Best Ever Player Jay-Jay Okocha Takes 7th Spot Lampard favoured to land coaching job at Chelsea Mikel: This Could Be My Last Nations Cup Awoniyi Unhappy with AFCON Snub PSG to Kick Off Ligue 1 Title Defence against Nimes Striker Gift Evbomwan Turning Heads for Nigeria Under-16 as Future Eagles Record Mixed Results at International Dreams Cup in Japan NBA: Toronto Raptors’ Victory Is for Africa — Eto’o Suarez ‘Wanted to Disappear' after Barca Champions League Exit Semenya Denied Entry into Rabat 800 Metres Race AC Milan Appoint Maldini and Boban in Backroom Revamp Nigeria drops three places in latest Fifa ranking Sarri finally lands Juventus job, leaves Chelsea

 

Most Read Rangers International going, going . . . (45,473 views) Amaju Pinnick: A cat with nine lives (37,541 views) Missing $150,000 IAAF Grant: Solomon Dalung’s Hide and Seek game (36,164 views) Sports Development: Zenith Bank on the zenith (35,709 views) Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje’s solid footprints, commitment to sports development in Kano State (34,721 views) Current issues in Nigerian sports: Matters arising (34,646 views) Second Term: Amaju Pinnick, Other NFF Heavyweights Home to Roost •How Pinnick Broke the Jinx (33,912 views) Olopade, BET9A wave of revolution in NNL (33,743 views) Commonwealth Games 2018: Shame of Muhammadu Buhari, Solomon Dalung (33,452 views) NFF Presidency: Pinnick, Maigari, Ogunjobi, Okoye in Battle for Supremacy (32,648 views) John Mikel Obi: Segun Odegbami’s Outrageous Call! (30,628 views) Ibrahimovic’s Man U exit: Whose decision is it? And in whose interest? (30,486 views)

 

 


 

News Athletics (286) Basketball (170) Boxing (552) Columnists (445) Euro Soccer Update (4971) Fans Assembly (3) From the Grassroots (46) Golf (73) Interviews (14) Live Commentary (4) News (5024) NPL Glo Premier League (1028) People and Places (22) Readers Parliament (6) Tennis (555)

 

 

 

Phone numbers

Tel: +234(0)8066020976
+234(0)8055068145
+234(0)7013416146
+234(0)8094272884

Email addresses

info@dailysportsng.com
support@dailysportsng.com
publisher@dailysportsng.com

Office address

No 3, Adetoun Close, Off College Road, Ogba, Ikeja Lagos.
Website: www.dailysportsng.com

Social Media