Flying Eagles book world cup ticket, beat Junior Mena 1-0
Nigeria National U-20 team, the Flying Eagles, yesterday booked a ticket to Poland 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup, beating a resilient Junior Mena of Niger Republic 1-0.
Nigeria wary of ambitious South Africa as World Cup ticket beckons
Nigeria will go into today’s Group A second game at the on-going African U-20 Nations Cup with the knowledge that a victory over South Africa...
Aigbogun expects more composed performance against South Africa
Coach Paul Aigbogun is not satisfied by the Flying Eagles’ performance against Burundi in their opening game of the on-going Niger 2019 U-20 African Nations Cup despite the Nigerians’ 2-0 victory. But the former Enyimba coach has promised a more composed display when they meet South Africa tomorrow. Aigbogun attributes his wards’ laborious outing on…
Flying Eagles battle Burundi as African juniors go to war
Nigeria’s Flying Eagles will begin their bid for a Poland 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup ticket today in Niamey, Niger Republic where they face Burundi in their Group A opening game.
Flying Eagles target World Cup ticket, championship title
National U-20 team’s head coach, Paul Aigbogun says the Flying Eagles will strive to win the forthcoming African Junior Championship...
Flying Eagles to play Saudi Arabia in Jeddah next week
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) yesterday disclosed that the U-20 national team (Flying Eagles) would fly to Jeddah this weekend for an international friendly game against Saudi Arabia next week. The match, it said, is designed to toughen the team ahead of next month’s Africa U20 Cup of Nations in Niger Republic. According to…
‘Blame NFF for Flying Eagles, Supersand team’s defeat to Senegal’
Veteran coach Godfery Esu is putting the blame of the two defeats suffered by Nigerian national teams at the hands of Senegal on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
Flying Eagles coach Aigbogun resigns from Enyimba
After his qualifying the Nigeria U20 male team for the 2019 Africa Youth Championship (AYC) on Saturday, Paul Aigbogun has resigned from his position as the manager of Nigeria Professional Football League side, Enyimba. Aigbogun doubled as the coach of the Aba-based club side and as the head coach of the Nigeria U20 team. Aigbogun…
Flying eagles qualify for nation’s cup
The Flying Eagles, yesterday, secured qualification to next year’s Africa U-20 Nation’s Cup to be hosted by Niger Republic, after thrashing their Mauritanian counterparts, Al-Murabitun 5-0. The match was played at the Agege Township Stadium, Lagos.