U17 Tourney: Golden Eaglets train in Istanbul ahead of opener vs Turkey
U17 Tourney: Golden Eaglets train in Istanbul ahead of opener vs Turkey
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U17 Tourney: Golden Eaglets train in Istanbul ahead of opener vs Turkey

Nigeria national U17 team have arrived in Istanbul and had a training session on Saturday ahead of a UEFA/CAF Tourney.

The Turkey Technical Centre in Istanbul will witness some interesting football when five –time world champions, Golden Eaglets of Nigeria file out against their counterparts from Turkey, host nation of the UEFA/CAF U17 International Tournament, on Sunday.

After Saturday's training at the Turkey Technical Centre, the officials proceeded to attend a technical meeting of all the eight participating teams at the tournament.

The eight participating teams at the UEFA/CAF U17 International Tournament are host Turkey, Nigeria, Scotland, Angola, Cameroon, Senegal, Paraguay and Guatemala.

Angola will battle Scotland in another game on Sunday.

This year’s FIFA U17 World Cup finals will hold 26th October – 17th November in Brazil.

21 EAGLETS IN TURKEY FOR UEFA/CAF TOURNEY

Goalkeepers: Joseph Oluwabusola; Sunday Stephen; Suleiman Shaibu

Defenders: Shedrack Tanko; Ikenna Ferdinand; Usman Mohammed; Charles Etim; David Oduko

Midfielders: Samson Tijani; Mubaraq Adeshina; Shuaibu Abdulrazaq; Akinkunmi Amoo; Olatomi Olaniyan; Peter Agba; Ibraheem Jabaar; Fawaz Abdullahi; Suleiman Lawal

Forwards: Olakunle Olusegun; Mayowa Abayomi; Wisdom Ubani; Divine Nwachukwu

 

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