–Flying Eagles coach speaks on Senegal match
Flying Eagles coach Manu Garba says qualifying for the U-20 FIFA World Cup tops his list of priority after beating Senegal 3-1 in their opening game of the 2015 African Youth Championship In Senegal.
He said the three points secured after the match on Sunday was important but the fight for a ticket to feature in the FIFA U-20 World Cup will be faced with all seriousness.
“The three points is important especially for the opening game. If you win the first game, you have foot at the World Cup”, says Garba
Garba who claims he did not know much about the Senegalese before beating them on Sunday however informed that the team remains focused ahead of Wednesday’s game against Congo.
“We did not know anything about the Senegal team before the match, but we did a good job. Our greatest aim is to qualify for the FIFA U-20 World Cup and more importantly as African champions”, he added