Golden Eaglets Camp to open May 28

The Nigeria Golden Eaglets training camp earlier fixed to open on May 8 will now begin on May 28 in Abuja.

The camp will involve an open screening exercise of eligible players with strong indications Coach Manu Garba has also selected a set of youngsters from various scouting missions across the country recently.

The reigning U-17 world champions are due to begin the qualifiers for the 2017 U-17 AFCON in August against Niger.

Nigeria have won the FIFA U-17 World Cup a record five times – in 1985, 1993, 2007, 2013 and 2015.


Aisha JM