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Eaglets Crash out of FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil – THISDAY Newspapers
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Eaglets Crash out of FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil – THISDAY Newspapers

Golden Eaglets NFF denies Coach Manu Garba has been fired from the job Duro Ikhazuagbe Forward Sontje Hansen netted a hat-trick against the Golden Eaglets early hours of Wednesday to knock out five-time champions Nigeria 3-1 from the ongoing 2019 FIFA U17 World Cup finals in Brazil and book a ticket in the quarter finals.…

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Two Eaglets named for best U-17 W’Cup goal – The Punch
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Two Eaglets named for best U-17 W’Cup goal – The Punch

Sodiq Oyeleke Goals from two Golden Eaglets’ players, Ibrahim Sa’id and Peter Olawale, are in contention for the 2019 U-17 World Cup Goal of the Tournament. FIFA featured the goals in a video analysis on Wednesday. The football body said the goals selected are the best from matches played in the group stage of the…

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Golden Eaglets out of U-17 World Cup – P.M. News
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Golden Eaglets out of U-17 World Cup – P.M. News

Golden Eaglets: beaten by Netherlands : Netherlands early Wednesday ended Nigeris’s Golden Esglets campaign for a sixth FIFA U-17 World Cup, beating them 3-1. Sontje Hansen was the Dutch man who sent the five-time champions home, scoring the winners three goals, with the first one recorded in the 4th minute, after Jayden Braaf cut the…

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Golden Eaglets Set to Battle The Netherlands for Q’final Ticket – THISDAY Newspapers
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Golden Eaglets Set to Battle The Netherlands for Q’final Ticket – THISDAY Newspapers

Golden Eaglets’ Ibrahim Said (centre) who scored a hat trick against Ecuador at the FIFA U17 World Cup in Brazil a week ago has another chance to increase his tally tonight as Nigeria take on The Netherlands U-17 WORLD CUP Olawale Ajimotokan Five-time world champions Golden Eaglets of Nigeria will start as favourites when they…

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U-17 W’Cup: Eaglets out to prove pedigree against Netherlands – The Punch
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U-17 W’Cup: Eaglets out to prove pedigree against Netherlands – The Punch

Sodiq Oyeleke The Golden Eaglets have drawn  The Netherlands for their Round of 16 clash at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil. The five-time champions staged two impressive comebacks to top Group B, defeating Hungary 4-2 and Ecuador 3-2, losing 2-1 to Australia. Both of Nigeria’s last-minute triumphs came at Goiania’s Estadio Olimpico, where …

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U17 World Cup: Eaglets in Crunch R16 Clash with European Champions – FootballliveNG
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U17 World Cup: Eaglets in Crunch R16 Clash with European Champions – FootballliveNG

GOIANIA, BRAZIL – OCTOBER 26: Players of Nigeria celebrate their 3rd goal during the FIFA U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 Group B match between Nigeria and Hungary at Estadio Olimpico de Goias on October 26, 2019 in Goiania, Brazil. (Photo by Martin Rose – FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images) Despite the final group game loss to…

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Golden Eaglets will beat Netherlands, but… – Ike Shorunmu – P.M. News
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Golden Eaglets will beat Netherlands, but… – Ike Shorunmu – P.M. News

Ike-Shorunmu By Taiwo Okanlawon Former Nigerian football goalkeeper, Ike Shorunmu has said he has strong conviction the Golden Eaglets are capable of beating Netherlands to reach the quarter-finals of the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup, Brazil 2019. Speaking with newsmen, the former Super Eagles skipper also said the victory in tomorrow’s clash at Estadio Olimpico…

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FIFA U17 World Cup: Eaglets’ captain apologises for loss to Australia – Daily Sun
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FIFA U17 World Cup: Eaglets’ captain apologises for loss to Australia – Daily Sun

Golden Eaglets’ captain, Samson Tijani, has rued the 2-1 loss to Australia at the FIFA U17 World Cup and has promised that the team will return to winning ways when they face their next opponents on Tuesday, in the Round of 16. At minute 21, Peter Olawale equalised for the World Cup heavyweights with a…

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Eaglets vow to bounce back in Brazil – The Punch
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Eaglets vow to bounce back in Brazil – The Punch

Ebenezer Bajela Golden Eaglets duo Divine Nwachukwu and Olawale Peter expressed their disappointment following their 2-1 defeat to Australia in their last Group B match at the ongoing U-17 World Cup in Brazil, adding that the team would strive to bounce back in their next game. Nigeria already booked a place in the round of…

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JUST IN: Golden Eaglets lost final group game to Australia – Fcnaija
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JUST IN: Golden Eaglets lost final group game to Australia – Fcnaija

Nigerian Football News By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 01/11/2019 Golden Eaglets of Nigeria lost 2-1 o Australia min their final Group B game at the FIFA U-17 World Cup on Friday night in Brazil.Noah Botic finished off a fine team move in the 13th minute to break the deadlock at the Estadio Bezerrao before Peter Olawale…

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How Australia brought Eaglets down to earth in Brasilia – Latest Sports News In Nigeria – Brila
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How Australia brought Eaglets down to earth in Brasilia – Latest Sports News In Nigeria – Brila

Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets surrendered their 100 percent winning records at the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil after they were beaten 2-1 by Australia in the last Group B match on Friday. Nigeria went into the clash at the Estadio Bezerrão, Brasilia on Friday with six maximum points from previous two game played and…

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Golden Eaglets frustrated by Australia’s keeper lose last match – P.M. News
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Golden Eaglets frustrated by Australia’s keeper lose last match – P.M. News

Action on the ptch: Nigeria’s Amoo tries to beat the Australian defender to the ball Australia’s Joeys edged Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets 2-1 at the Estadio Bezerrão in Brasilia in the teams’ final Group B encounter at the FIFA U-17 World Cup to secure their qualification to the Round of 16 as one of the best…

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FIFA U-17 World Cup: Eaglets must fix their weak defense, says Akwuegbu – Latest Sports News In Nigeria – Brila
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FIFA U-17 World Cup: Eaglets must fix their weak defense, says Akwuegbu – Latest Sports News In Nigeria – Brila

Former Super Eagles striker Benedict Akwuegbu has suggested that Manu Garba must fix Golden Eaglets leaking defense, if they want to emerged as Champions of the world for the sixth time. At the ongoing FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil, Golden Eaglets has conceeded four goals from two game , although they went on to…

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W’Cup: Buhari, Dare hail Eaglets – The Punch
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W’Cup: Buhari, Dare hail Eaglets – The Punch

’Tosin Oluwalowo President Muhammadu Buhari and Minister of Youth and Sports Development Sunday Dare have hailed the Golden Eaglets for coming from behind to defeat Ecuador 3-2 in their  U-17 World Cup match on Tuesday. Ibrahim Said’s hat-trick ensured Nigeria defeated the South Americans and qualified for the Round of 16 in the World Cup.…

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Golden Eaglets in Dead-rubber Clash with Australia – THISDAY Newspapers
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Golden Eaglets in Dead-rubber Clash with Australia – THISDAY Newspapers

Nigeria’s Under-23 Olympic Eagles shortly before departing Lagos for Egypt yesterday UNDER-17 WORLD CUP The Golden Eaglets will take on Australia in a dead-rubber third Group B match today, at the Estadio Bezerrao, Brasilia. The kickoff is 9pm, Nigerian time. Hungary and Ecuador will also clash at the same time, at the Estadio Olimpico Goiania.…

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