Nigeria are again to again champions of the U19 Boys African Nations Volleyball Championship.
Nigeria pummeled Egypt 3-0 (25-20, 25-18, 31-29) on the simply concluded 2022 U19 Boys African Nations Volleyball Championship in Morocco on Sunday.
Nigeria dictated the tempo to start with of the primary set as they led Egypt by 8-3 factors earlier than the Egyptians closed the hole; the Eaglet lastly received their mojo successful by 25-20. Nigeria resumed the second set on a excessive observe beating Egypt by 25-18.
The Egyptian started the third set on a excessive spirit, taking factors alongside the Nigerian group. Each groups took factors from 25 to 25 earlier than Nigeria finally received by 31 to 29 factors.
The Head Coach of Nigeria U19 Boys Group, Adekalu Adeniyi praised the relentless efforts of the gamers in opposition to Egypt.
Adeniyi stated the gamers performed in accordance with directions from the primary to the third set, dedicating the trophy to God and the Nigeria Volleyball group.
An elated Adeniyi stated, “At present is the happiest day of my life in 2022 as a result of Nigeria retained the trophy received in 2020. The gamers performed in accordance with the sport plan from the blast of the whistle and by no means complained each time they misplaced factors.
“The gamers have proven greatness from the primary day of the championship and exhibited a excessive degree of self-discipline through the course of play.
“I wish to thank God Almighty for the chance given to me because the Head Coach to win the U19 African Nations Volleyball Championship once more. For file functions, I and Coach Sani Mohammed received the 2018 African Youth Video games title, emerged Champions of the 2020 U19 Boys African Nations Volleyball Championship held in Nigeria (as assistant coach); now I’m lifting the trophy because the Head Coach.
“I wish to additionally respect the Nigeria Volleyball Federation led by Engineer Musa Nimrod for his or her great assist to the success of the group in addition to each Nigerian”.
Adeniyi stated the gamers nonetheless have an extended approach to go regardless of their excellent efficiency.
“All of the gamers have particular qualities in them and I strongly imagine that they are going to change into Nationwide Belongings sooner or later”, he stated.