Flying Eagles Beat Congo 2-1 In A Friendly Game

Flying Eagles came back from a goal down to beat Congo 2-1 in a friendly game played in Morocco ahead of the forthcoming Egypt 2023 U-20 Africa Cup of Nations.

The Ladan Bosso-led side started poorly when the Congolese took the lead in the 21st minute against the run of play.

They however equalised in the 66th minute through former FC IfeanyiUbah player, Emmanuel Uchegbu while Adams Olamilekan completed the comeback with what turned out to be the winning goal in the 74th minute.

Nigeria is in Group A with hosts, Egypt, Mozambique and Senegal at the Egypt 2023 Africa Under 20 Cup of Nations billed to start February 19th.