FIFA U20 World Cup: Flying Eagles Confirm Readiness

By Ikenga Chronicles May 22, 2019

FIFA U20 World Cup: Flying Eagles Confirm Readiness

Nigeria’s Flying Eagles have confirmed the readiness of the team to make the nation proud in Poland at the U20 World Cup.

This was made known through midfielder, Maxwell Effiom to after the team touched down last weekend in Poland the venue of the competition, and had their first training on Monday.

“I am very happy to make the team, it is not easy, we have been pushing and pushing all glory to God we made it at last,” he told

“As a team we are expecting a very good outing and we are here to make Nigerians proud. We worked hard to be here and by the grace of God we will make the country proud,” he concluded.

Nigeria’s first match will be against Qatar on Friday.

The two time U20 World Cup finalist will face the United States of America on 27th and trade tackles with Ukraine on 30th May, 2019 in the last group D game.