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Gallant Flying Eagles Arrive Nigeria From Argentina

Gallant Flying Eagles Arrive Nigeria From Argentina

Nigeria’s Flying Eagles have arrived the country following their exit from the 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup in Argentina.

The players and their officials flew into Abuja on Thursday afternoon via Ethiopian Airlines.

The Flying Eagles were knocked out of the competition by South Korea at the Estadio Unico Madre de Ciudades on Sunday night.

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Ladan Bosso’s side lost the quarter-final tie 1-0 with Seok-Hyun Choi scoring the winning goal in the fifth minute of extra time.

It was the first time Nigeria will secure a berth in the quarter-final since the 2011 edition in Colombia.

The Eagles have made it to the final twice in the past.

South Korea will face Italy in the semi-final of the competition on Thursday (today) while Uruguay will take on debutants Israel in the other semis.

By Toju Sote

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  • Ndubest 1 year ago

    Win or lose play good football we are not asking for much

  • Something wrong 1 year ago

    Gallant what? Nigerians ehhhh

  • Chima E Samuels 1 year ago

    Strange headline, ill preparation and treatment by the NFF is making people comment this team even though they haven’t won any trophy.

  • DANURCHMAN 1 year ago

    What makes them gallant? A clueless team gallant?

  • Anthony 1 year ago

    Gallant indeed They drop the ball after defeating Argentina and the same Italian team they easily despatch in the group stage are going to be champion.

  • 9jaRealist 1 year ago

    Nigerians can be such INGRATES…
    Look at the comments here by folks who’ve probably never done anything for Nigeria themselves. SMH

    Only 1 team is going to win it all, and it’s no disgrace finishing among the Top 8 in the World!

    The MOST IMPORTANT goal is talent-spotting and development…
    This team has proffered several potential SEs – Fredericks, Daga, Ogwuche, Eletu, etc.


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