Golden Eaglets to test strength in Turkey’s invitational tourney
Five-time world champions, Golden Eaglets of Nigeria will participate in an invitational tournament in Turkey as part of its preparations for the 2019 Africa U-17 Cup of Nations scheduled for Tanzania in April.
Garba waits on NFF as time ticks for African U-17 Championship
Golden Eaglets Coach, Manu Garba is worried by the Nigeria Football Federation’s (NFF) delay in releasing camping details of his team’s preparation...
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 ‘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…
Nigeria thrashes Cote d’Ivoire 5-1 to resuscitate bid for U-17 AFCON ticket
Nigeria yesterday thrashed Cote d’Ivoire 5-1 to resuscitate its hope of qualifying for the African U-17 Nations Cup final.
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,…
Giwa-led NFF pledges support for Golden Eaglets, Flying Eagles
The Nigeria Football Federation, (NFF) has assured Golden Eaglets’ coach, Manu Garba, and his team of all the necessary support as the team prepares for the African Under-17 regional qualifiers in Niger Republic.