Nigeria U15 hold Morocco in Rabat friendly

ShareClose Comments
Having lost their first match, the Future Eagles avoided defeat against the north African side on Thursday

Nigeria U15 national team played out a 1-1 draw in their second friendly clash against Morocco on Thursday.

The Future Eagles came from a goal down in the first half to secure a leveler in the second, escaping a second defeat against the north Africans.

They earlier bowed 1-0 to hosts at the National Football Centre on Wednesday in Rabat.

Article continues below

Speaking after the friendlies, NFF first vice president, Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi expressed joy over the performance of the boys.

“I am excited at the positives we have taken away from this tour. Yes, we lost one game and drew the other, but the important thing is the spirit of the players and the way they approached the entire tour," said Akinwunmi.

“The NFF has taken a lot of positives from this trip. As for the players, the exposure was huge for them and they will surely be better players going forward."

Next article:
Caf Champions League Group D review: Etoile thump Swallows to extend lead
Next article:
Taiwo Awoniyi commits long-term future to Liverpool with new deal
Next article:
Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Barcelona to rival Real for Hazard
Next article:
Shkupi 0 Rangers 0: Gerrard's men advance despite dour draw
Next article:
Lampard raids Chelsea and Liverpool in Derby double swoop
Close