Federation of International Football Association, FIFA on Friday congratulated the Flying Eagles of Nigeria on the team’s qualification for the U-20 World Cup in Poland, reports Completesports.com.
The Flying Eagles booked a spot in Poland after edging out hosts Niger 1-0 in a tightly contested Group A encounter at the Seyni Kountche Stadium on Thursday.
Paul Aigbogun ‘ s lads finished top of Group A with seven points from three games ahead of South Africa who also beat Burundi 1-0 to earn their qualification for the World Cup.
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FIFA took to the social media to felicitate with the Flying Eagles on achieving the great feat.
“The Flying Eagles are headed to this year’s #U20WC Poland 2019! 👏🇳🇬
They’ve finished top of Group A at #TotalAFCONU20 and reached the knockout stage,” reads…