Monday, October 14, 2019

Tag "Paul Aigbogun"

    AAG: Flying Eagles beat Mali — on course to break 41-year jinx

AAG: Flying Eagles beat Mali — on course to break 41-year jinx

Nigeria’s U20 boys, the Flying Eagles, will be battling for the gold medal at the 12th All African Games in Rabat, Morocco on Friday, after defeating Mali on penalties. This is the first time the Nigerian side will play the final match in the All African Games since 1978.The Paul Aigbogun tutored side beat the Young Eagles of Mali 5-4 in [...]

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    Nigeria crash out of Fifa U-20 World Cup

Nigeria crash out of Fifa U-20 World Cup

The Flying Eagles of Nigeria were bundled out of the 2019 Fifa U-20 World Cup in Poland on Monday night by Senegal.The Nigerian team failed to book their place in the quarter-final after losing 2-1 to Amadou Sagna-inspired Senegal following a series of poor defending and finishing at the Stadion Widzewa.Coach Paul Aigbogun was dealt a terrible blow when winger Maxwell [...]

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    Flying Eagles advance to world cup round of 16 as ‘best losers’

Flying Eagles advance to world cup round of 16 as ‘best losers’

Nigeria fought from a goal down to draw 1-1 with Ukraine in the FIFA U20 World Cup at the Bielsko Biala Stadium on Thursday night.With the result, Nigeria finished third in Group D with four points from three games.The Paul Aigbogun boys advanced to the round of 16 as one of the four best third-placed sides, or "best losers" as it [...]

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    One foreign pro, five home-based stars… meet Flying Eagles defenders for U20 World Cup

One foreign pro, five home-based stars… meet Flying Eagles defenders for U20 World Cup

As the count down to the 2019 U20 Fifa World Cup which is billed to kick off on Thursday, May 23 in Poland, TheCable continues with the profiling of the "backbone" of the Nigerian team -- the defence.The defence has been seen as a strong point in the in Paul Aigbogun's 4-3-3 formation of the Flying Eagles, which allows the [...]

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    Italy-born Zaccala, two home-based stars… meet Flying Eagles goalkeepers for U20 World Cup

Italy-born Zaccala, two home-based stars… meet Flying Eagles goalkeepers for U20 World Cup

Twenty-one young Nigerians will be flying the nation's green-white-green flag in Poland this summer as the nation seeks to bring home the U20 Fifa World Cup. Anticipating the championship, TheCable will begin profiling the Flying Eagles World Cup squad by starting out with the three goalkeepers who have been picked to travel to Poland.Coach Paul Aigbogun picked his 21-man team with [...]

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    Flying Eagles pip Niger to qualify for U20 FIFA World Cup in Poland

Flying Eagles pip Niger to qualify for U20 FIFA World Cup in Poland

Flying Eagles of Nigeria pipped Niger 1-0 in the U20 Africa Cup of Nations to book a ticket to the 2019 FIFA World Cup in Poland.A second-half goal from Adamu Alhassan was enough to secure Nigeria a place in Poland.The first half ended goalless with the hosts Niger with more chances that they failed to convert.Nafizi Yahaya would have put [...]

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    CAF CC: Enyimba share the spoils with Bidvest in S’Africa

CAF CC: Enyimba share the spoils with Bidvest in S’Africa

Enyimba put up a brave display to draw 1-1 with Bidvest Wits in the first leg clash of the Confederation Cup round of 16.The People's Elephants played the South African side at the Bidvest Stadium on Friday.Coach Paul Aigbogun would be indebted to his goalkeeper Fatau Dauda who made a few great saves to deny the hosts.The two-time CAF Champions [...]

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    Udoh, Eneji, Ibrahim… all the players invited for U20 AFCON qualifiers

Udoh, Eneji, Ibrahim… all the players invited for U20 AFCON qualifiers

Paul Aigbogun, head coach of the U20 male national team, has called up 28 players for the qualifying series of the 2019 Africa U20 Cup of Nations.Enyimba's Ikouwem Udoh, who was named young player of the year at the AITEO-NFF awards, is among those invited.Also included are Super Eagles B teammates Peter Eneji and Nur Muhammed, as well as Nasarawa United’s [...]

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