VIDEO: Nigerian U23 held last training ahead of Sudan tie

Nigerian Football News By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 05/09/2019

Nigeria held their training section ahead of the Sudan encounter at the Africa U-23 Cup of Nations qualifying fixture at the Al Merreikh Stadium on Thursday evening.

The 18 players and their officials left the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport on Tuesday afternoon for the game with coach Imama Amapakabo with mostly stars from the domestic leagues for U23 AFCON playoff.

Amapakabo put the players through practice before encounter as the return leg will take place next week Tuesday at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba.

The overall winner of the contest will proceed to the Africa U-23 Cup of Nations slated for Egypt in November.