April 1, 2023



Forward 2023 U20 AFCON tourney: Flying Eagles resume tenting after one other scoring spree

Nigeria’s U20 boys, Flying Eagles continued to exhibit their goal-scoring prowess as they whipped Kickers Academy 8-0 on Saturday on the FIFA Purpose Challenge Soccer Discipline.  

Ayuba Francis made no mistake quarter-hour into the sport with a easy tap-in to place the Eagles in entrance earlier than Lekan Adams doubled the lead half-hour into the sport.  

Substitute Jude Sunday added the third objective 5 minutes into recess earlier than one other substitute Olusegun Otusanya made it 4 in 56 minutes.  

Abdulmajid Ibrahim scored from the penalty spot after a foul on Jude Sunday whereas Olusegun Otusanya bagged his brace sixty fifth minutes into the sport to make it six for the Flying Eagles. 

Jude Sunday scored his second of the sport as he elevated the tally to seven earlier than Olusegun Otusanya accomplished his hat trick to make it eight for the Eagles. 

Earlier on Friday, the Flying Eagles defeated AS Roma Academy 2-0 with objectives from Yahaya Ibrahim and Ayuba Francis within the fortieth and fiftieth minutes respectively.  

On Thursday, the Flying Eagles roasted Kano primarily based workforce, AA Zaura FC 8-1. 

The victory towards Kickers Academy was the sixth in six video games for the Flying Eagles for the reason that Ladan Bosso-led facet opened camp on twenty eighth November forward of the 2023 Africa U20 Cup of Nations scheduled to happen in Egypt subsequent yr. 

In the meantime, the Flying Eagles are scheduled to play NPFL groups, Nasarawa United and Niger Tornadoes this week whereas the workforce resumes coaching on Monday. 

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