The Flying Eagles, Nigeria U-20 team have been held their hosts, Egyptian's Junior Pharaohs to a scoreless draw in the second match of their two legged ties in preparation for next month's African Youth Championship(AYC) slated for Algeria.
The Flying Eagles had beaten their Egyptian hosts with most of the first team regulars 3-1 on Wednesday.
With the conclusion of the two games against Egyptian's U-20 side, the Flying Eagles will leave for Tunisia on Saturday for the continuation of an intensive build up to the defence of the AYC they won in 2011 in South Africa. Nigeria beat Cameroon 3-2 in the final played in South Africa.
The Flying Eagles will be competing in Group B against Gabon, DR Congo and Mali when the tournament kicks off on March 16 in Algeria.