Eaglets Bag 170th Tune-Up Goal

The Golden Eaglets scored their 170th goal in their tune-up games ahead of the FIFA U-17 World Cup after they beat Henfield Football Club 6-1 at the NFF\FIFA Goal Project in Abuja, on Thursday.

According to thenff.com, the game which was watched by NFF board members, saw striker Orji Okonkwo, grab a first half hat-trick which incidentally brought their goal tally to 170 goals in 55 tune-up games.

Other scorers for the Eaglets were Promise Orji, Kelechi Nwakali and Ginika Ifeanyi. Henfield’s only goal was scored by Muhammed Abiola.

Reacting after the match, ex-Eaglets coach, Manu Garba, who watched the game, praised Orji and Nwakali.

Garba also said with more tune-up games, the team will be ready for the World Cup,

“I’m quite impressed with the way Orji and Nwakali took their chances which is very good,” Garba said.

Read Also:  Golden Eaglets Draw Niger In U-17 AFCON Qualifiers

“The team’s general performance was very good especially in the first half and with many more matches, they would get better for the World Cup.”

With 1xBet you get High Odds, Fast Payouts, Wide Selection of Sports Events, Online Streaming and Huge Bonuses... sign up now.

Are you bored all the time? Don't dull; Download awesome games on your mobile today...

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Your email address will not be published.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 *