Nigeria U-20 departs for Omdurman

By Daily Sports on July 8, 2016

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Nigeria U20 departed for Omdurman on Thursday ahead of this weekend’ s AFCON U-20 qualifier against Sudan.

The Flying Eagles defeated  Burundi 3-1 on aggregate in the previous round must negotiate their way past the north Africans to qualify for the competition billed for Zambia in 2017.

Meanwhile, coach Emmanuel Amuneke axed Funsho Bamgboye from the squad with the duo of Victor Osimhen and Kelechi Nwakali making the cut.

The team defeated City Strikers 2-1 in their last warm up game on Tuesday.


Goalkeepers: Akpan Udoh, Chiaha Chisom

Defenders: Halilu Zakari, Tobechukwu Ike, Anas Mohammed, Ikwu Ejike, Douglas Uzama, Udochukwu Anumudu, Ebuka Okoroji.

Midfielders: Kelechi Nwakali, Orji Okonkwo, Mustapha Abdullahi, Gavi Thompson, Kingsley Micheal, Agor Chukwudi

Forwards: Victor Osimhen, Kehinde Ayinde

•Text from Photo shows Victor Osimhem

Source Daily Sports

Posted July 8, 2016


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