WAFU U-17: Golden Eaglets Floor Togo 3-0, Seal Semi-Final Spot

Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets booked a place in the semi -final of the WAFU B U-17 Championship following a comfortable 3-0 victory over Togo in their final Group B game on Thursday.

The game was shifted from Wednesday to Thursday morning after heavy rain rendered the University Stadium pitch unplayable.

The Eaglets took control of the game from the blast of the whistle and scored the curtain raiser through Abdulmuiz Adeleke following an assist from Abdulmuiz Oladimeji.

Rapha Adams nodded home the second from captain Simon Cletus’ sublime cross 10 minutes before the break.


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It was Adam’s second goal of the competition.

Adeleke scored his brace after collecting a through pass from Cletus three minutes before the hour mark.

The young forward missed the chance to complete his hat-trick when he missed from the spot on 68 minutes.

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