Flying Eagles didn’t make good impression, says Akanni
Ex-international Wahidi Akanni on Tuesday said that the performance of the U-20 Flying Eagles at the ongoing World Cup in Poland was not impressive.
Flying Eagles out, lose 1-2 to Senegal
The West African derby lived up to its billing as Senegal held off a dangerous Nigeria 2-1 at the Lodz Stadium, reports FIFA.COM. The victors of the continental clash earned a spot in the quarter-finals of the FIFA U-20 World Cup Poland 2019. Forward Amadou Sagna broke the deadlock in the 36th minute with a…
Nigeria’s Flying Eagles crash out of U20 World Cup after defeat by Senegal
Senegal defeated Nigeria’s Flying Eagles 2-1 in their round of 16 clash on Monday night, June 3 at the ongoing FIFA U20 World Cup in Poland. The encounter at Lodz saw Senegal take the kick-off and in the 10th minute, Tijani came close to netting the opener after winning a header in the penalty box,…
Flying Eagles sure of beating Senegal for quarterfinals ticket
Nigeria believe they can overpower fellow African representatives, Senegal today to reach the FIFA U20 World Cup quarterfinals in Poland.
Flying Eagles arrive in Lodz for duel against Young Lions of Teranga
The Nigeria’s U-20 team arrived in the city of Lodz yesterday afternoon, ahead of tomorrow’s FIFA U20 World Cup Round of 16 clash...
U.S. ‘two’ good for Flying Eagles
Suddenly what looked like an easy passage to the second round of the on-going FIFA U-20 World Cup last weekend now seems a Herculean task for Nigeria.
Flying Eagles battle U.S. for second round ticket
Nigeria will go into today’s second group game against the United States of America (U.S) knowing that victory will take them to the second...
Flying Eagles set for Qatar as FIFA U-20 World Cup kicks off
The stage is set for the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland, where 24 countries will fight to determine the best youth football-playing nation on earth. The competition, which kicks off today and ends on June 16, is attracting much attention because of the quality of youngsters that participated in their various continental championships.…
FIFA briefs Flying Eagles on new laws as Nigeria begins final preparations
Nigeria’s U20 boys, Flying Eagles have been fully schooled on best practices and moves and gestures to avoid on-field at the FIFA U20 World Cup finals, which kicks off in Poland tomorrow.
Flying Eagles arrive in Poland for final FIFA U-20 World Cup preparations
Nigeria's U20 boys, Flying Eagles have landed in Poland for this year’s FIFA U20 World Cup after rounding off a three –week residential training at Bad Gogging on the outskirts of Munich, Germany on Saturday. The team flew out Germany via Munich yesterday morning for the final leg of preparation for the 2019 FIFA U20…