• Amuneke will remain as Golden Eaglets Head Coach – NFF says

    Amuneke will remain as Golden Eaglets Head Coach – NFF says

    Report gathered that Federation by NFF has decided that Golden’s Eaglets’ Head Coach, Emmanuel Amuneke would remain in his position.

    The First Vice President of NFF, Seyi Akinwunmi said this on Wednesday in Abuja at the dinner in honour of the Golden Eaglets who won the 2015 FIFA U-17 World Cup on Sunday in Chile.

    “NFF has agreed that Amuneke will remain to nurture the next Golden Eaglets, which will start preparing for the 2017 African and world championships by next year,’’ […]

  • Golden Eaglets arrive Abuja, Nigeria after victorious Match in Chile … See more photos

    Golden Eaglets arrive Abuja, Nigeria after victorious Match in Chile … See more photos

    The World U17 champions, the Golden Eaglets arrived Nigeria today after their victorious match in Chile on Sunday night. They arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abuja this afternoon and were treated to a warm reception

     

  • What Golden Eaglets Victory meant for Nigerians – Governor Ambode

    What Golden Eaglets Victory meant for Nigerians – Governor Ambode

    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday congratulated the Golden Eaglets for their feat at the just concluded Under-17 World Cup Tournament held in Chile.

    The Eaglets, in the early hours of Monday, defeated the Malian side 2-0 in a pulsating final to emerge winners of the trophy for a record fifth time.

    The Governor, in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Habib Aruna, said the resilience of the Eaglets to go all the way to defend their […]

  • Throwback pic of Buhari & Golden Eaglets after winning the U17 championship in 1985

    Throwback pic of Buhari & Golden Eaglets after winning the U17 championship in 1985

    The throwback pictured President Buhari in a group photo with the U17 after winning the maiden championship in China in 1985. No doubt, history will be repeating itself soon, as he will be receiving the Golden Eaglets who won the 2015 U17 championship in Chile yesterday November 08. Congrats to the team once

  • Amuneke reveals the secret of Eaglets victory against Mali

    Amuneke reveals the secret of Eaglets victory against Mali

    Head coach of Nigeria’s U-17 team, Emmanuel Amuneke, has revealed that the changes he made in the second half is the reason they won against Mali.

    The Golden Eaglets defeated the African champions 2-0 in the final, to win their fifth U-17 World Cup on Monday morning.

    “We wanted to make no mistakes but we lost the ball many times in the midfield in the first half. But I don’t want to complain because they are all kids. We changed some things […]

  • FIFA Worldcup: Osimhen wins Golden Boot, Nwakali emerges MVP for U-17 2015

    FIFA Worldcup: Osimhen wins Golden Boot, Nwakali emerges MVP for U-17 2015

    Two members of the victorious U-17 Nigerian team, that successfully defended their World Cup title in Chile, have been rewarded for their sparkling performances.

    Victor Osimhen, who scored in all the matches and finished the tournament with a record-breaking 10 goals, was awarded the Golden Boot and the Silver Ball.

    Captain Kelechi Nwakali, who has emerged as a target for Manchester City, was rated as the best player at the championship and also won the Bronze Boot after scoring three goals.

    Diarra Samuel […]

  • Photo of Buhari on Skype chatting with Golden Eaglets to bring home Cup

    Photo of Buhari on Skype chatting with Golden Eaglets to bring home Cup

    Earlier today, President Buhari skyped with the Golden Eaglets to encourage them ahead of their match with Mali in the U17 Wold Cup finale which holds in Chile today.

    Report gathered that President Buhari actually named the U17 team, the Golden Eaglets when he was in power in 1985. Wish them

  • Eaglets battles Semi-Final with Mexico Tomorrow

    Eaglets battles Semi-Final with Mexico Tomorrow

    Mexico and Golden Eaglets of Nigeria would be facing at the semi-final FIFA U-17 World Cup. It can be recalled that the Mexicans beat Ecuador 2-0 in their quarter final match on Monday night to set up a Thursday date with the Golden Eaglets in the semi-finals.

    The Mexico team are no doubt a formidable team having recorded wins over Argentina, Germany and hosts Chile in the road to this stage of the tournament.

    The CONCAF flag-bearer have enjoyed some level of […]

  • U-17 World Cup: Golden Eaglet wins Chile 5-1

    U-17 World Cup: Golden Eaglet wins Chile 5-1

    Holders Nigeria continued their impressive start to their FIFA U-17 World Cup title defence by completing a comprehensive 5-1 victory over hosts Chile and progressing to the knockout stages in the process.

    A goal within 30 seconds by star man Samuel Chukwueze set the tone for a straightforward win, with the diminutive No8 grabbing a second in the second half after he had earlier been fouled for Kelechi Nwakali’s to score from the spot, and before he was felled for Victor […]

  • Golden Eaglets arrive & ready for friendly match in Kaduna

    Golden Eaglets arrive & ready for friendly match in Kaduna

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    In a statement issued on Friday by the media officer of Eaglets, the Golden Eaglets have arrived in Kaduna ahead of a friendly match with Sokoto United at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium on Saturday instead of an earlier scheduled international match.

    The statement said that the match was aimed at sharpening the players’ skills ahead of their international engagements.

    It said that Sokoto United was drafted by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) following […]

  • NFF organizes friendly match for Golden Eaglets (Nigeria) and Amajimbos (South Africa) in Kaduna

    NFF organizes friendly match for Golden Eaglets (Nigeria) and Amajimbos (South Africa) in Kaduna

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    It would be recalled that the NFF organised top friendly matches for the 2013 World Cup-winning Golden Eaglets and they remarkably beat Rwanda and Botswana in Calabar ahead of the CAN U-17 in Morocco.

    Now, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) at the weekend confirmed that the Ahmadu Bello Stadium (ABS) in Kaduna would on January 17 host the proposed friendly match between the Golden Eaglets and Amajimbos of South Africa.

    Both countries will be […]