The National Under-17 team will begin preparations next month for the forthcoming cadet FIFA World Cup in Chile, completesports can report.
The coach Emmanuel Amuneke tutored side qualified for the Mundial alongside Guinea,Mali and South Africa to represent the continent. According to a reliable source close to the team, Amuneke will be arriving the country later in the month after holidaying in Spain to supervise the team’s training ahead of the World Cup in Chile.
The source declared:’’The Golden Eaglets will begin final preparations for the World Cup next month.Coach Emmanuel Amuneke is also expected to arrive the country later this month to set plans in motion for the team’s preparation.
‘’Everyone believes that early preparations will help the boys do well at the World Cup as expectations are high because of the Eaglets exploit in UAE last time out.”
Nigeria won the last edition of the competition in the United Arab Emirates courtesy of a 3-0 victory against Mexico