CAF U-20 AFCON: Burundi Arrive For Flying Eagles Clash

By Bamidele Boluwaji:

Flying Eagles' opponents in Saturday's CAF U-20 AFCON qualifier, Burundi arrived in Calabar at 2pm Thursday for their Second Leg, Second Round match billed to hold at the U.J Esuene Stadium.

Media Officer of the Nigerian team, Wale Ajayi who disclosed this to Completesportsnigeria.com said the visitors were immediately lodged at Tinapa Resort, same hotel the Flying Eagles are also camped.

Nigeria won the First Leg in Burundi 1-0. The winner will qualify for the third and  final round of the qualifying series for a place at the 20th CAF U-20 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Zambia from February 26  to March 12, 2017.

Flying Eagles coach, Emmanuel Amuneke who led the team to Burundi a fortnight ago where they defeated the Burundians 1-0 in the first leg match said his boys needed to work really hard to be able to win the Saturday's second leg match.

"We won the first leg in Burundi but the return leg will be more difficult and we really need to work hard without underrating our opponents. But what I can assure is that we will do our best to win the match," Amuneke said.

The Nigeria U-20s played a 1-1 draw with Unicem Rovers in their buildup game on Wednesday.

 Amuneke has also assured that the players have learnt from the mistakes they made in the friendly match.

The match will be played at 4pm on Saturday

ALL THE SECOND LEG, SECOND ROUND FIXTURES

Friday, 10 June 2016

Egypt vs Rwanda (1-0)

 Saturday, 11 June 2016

Senegal vs Tunisia (2-1)

Nigeria vs Burundi (1-0)

Gabon vs Angola (0-3)

South Africa vs Namibia (0-0)

Sunday, 12 June 2016

Ghana vs Ethiopia (1-2)

Morocco vs Gambia (0-1)

Guinea vs Conakry (2-1)

Congo vs Burkina Faso (1-1)

Mali vs Mauritania (3-0)

Lesotho vs Mozambique (1-1)

Cameroon vs Zimbabwe (0-0)

 

 

Jiji.ng the cheapest online shopping in Nigeria.

How frustration Almost Drove Me out Of My Marriage Before My Husband found A Solution To His Small Manhood And Now Last 30 Minute In Bed without Any Side Effect. Click Here To Read Our Testimony..

Attention: 3 Friuts you Neglect but Will Help You Fight Against Premature Ejaculation, Weak Erection and Small Blokos. Take Action Here

Uncover how I make $400 weekly on Facebook using never been revealed Social Media tools.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *