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U20 AFCON: Flying Eagles Slug It Out with Mali for Final Ticket 2 1
     
   
U20 AFCON: Flying Eagles Slug It Out with Mali for Final Ticket
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U20 AFCON: Flying Eagles Slug It Out with Mali for Final Ticket

Seven–time champions, the Flying Eagles of Nigeria will battle for a ticket in the final of the 2019 Africa U20 Cup of Nations when they lock horns with the Junior Eagles of Mali in the tournament’s semi final at the Stade General Seyni Kountche on Wednesday.
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The Flying Eagles won the Group A that had host nation Niger Republic, South Africa and Burundi, finishing with seven points.
The Flying Eagles had defeated Burundi and Niger Republic while drawing with South Africa, while Mali finished second in Group B with six points after victories over Burkina Faso and Ghana, and defeat by Senegal.
Head Coach Paul Aigbogun said, on Tuesday, that having met the first target of a FIFA World Cup ticket, his boys will play the remaining matches without any pressure and would turn out to be much better.
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“We set the World Cup ticket as our first target for the championship. We have that now, so we are relaxed to go in their and give our best for the second target of winning the trophy, while playing without tension or stiffness.”
Both teams know a little of each other. At the WAFU U20 Cup Tournament in Lome, Togo in December 2018, Mali led by a lone goal in one of the semi final matches until the 82nd minute, before defender Valentine Ozornwafor brought Nigeria level, and the Flying Eagles went ahead to win on penalty shoot –out.
The second semi final, also set for the Stade General Seyni Kountche, will see Group B winners Senegal tackle South Africa.
By Nenye
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Congratulations To The Flying Eagles

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The Nigeria youth team is always the best, but don't know what happen when the are getting old

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Better luck to them another time

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