Zenith Bank affirms commitment to youth, preaches commitment to Golden Eaglets
Zenith Bank at the weekend charged the players of the country’s U-17 team, the Golden Eaglets, to be more disciplined, saying their talents alone cannot take them to the pinnacle of their career.
Golden Eaglets’ coach to invite new players as camp resumes soon
The Nigeria U-17 national team, Golden Eaglets, will resume camping mid November for the 2019 Africa U-17 championship billed for Tanzania.Speaking with The Guardian, assistant coach of the team, Nduka Ugbade...
Golden Eaglets… Keeping hope alive
Two years ago, Nigerian football became a subject of ridicule around the globe after the once conquering U-17 National team, Golden Eaglets, were eliminated by a relatively unknown Minas of Niger Republic in the race to India 2017 World Cup. The impact of the 2-3 aggregate defeat was felt by many football-loving Nigerians, as it…
Eaglets not only about revenge as Nigeria tackles Niger Republic
The Golden Eaglets say they are not only thinking of revenge when they meet hosts, Niger Republic in one of the semifinals of the on-going African U-17 Nations Cup qualifying series today.
Eaglets ‘ll maintain current lineup, says Ugbade
The Assistant Coach of the Golden Eaglets, Nduka Ugbade, said on Monday that the team would maintain its line up in their next match against Niger Republic at the ongoing U-17 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers. The match will take place on Sept. 12 against the hosts. Ugbade made the disclosure in a telephone…
NFF approves MRI test for Golden Eaglets
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) at the weekend approved the number of players selected by national U-17 coach, Manu Garba for the mandatory Magnetic Resonance Imagery (MRI) scan, which would be conducted on the Golden Eaglets ahead of the zonal qualifiers for the 2019 Africa U-17 Nations Cup scheduled for Tanzania. The Eaglets are billed to…
Golden Eaglets drawn against B’Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Benin in qualifiers
Nigeria’s cadet national team, Golden Eaglets have a feisty route to ply in their desire to reach next year’s African U17 Nations Cup, as they have been drawn against Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire and Benin Republic in Group B of the zonal qualifiers, which is scheduled to start on September 2 in Niamey, Niger Republic,…
Oruma opens up on loss of N2 billion to fraudsters
For the first time, former Golden Eaglets captain and Super Eagles midfielder, Wilson Oghenekevwe Oruma, has opened up on his travail in the hands of fraudsters...
Why I ignored advice to go for coaching course, by Fetuga
Former Golden Eaglets captain, Olusegun Fetuga, was one of the best products to emerge from the Nigerian football academy in the mid-1980s.