June, 15 2022.
The Golden Eaglets gaffer, Coach Nduka Ugbade spoke to the media immediately after the victory against the Young Hawks of Togo.
“We are determined to get the AFCON ticket. It is not yet celebration for the team until the Semi Finals is won. The boys knows the task ahead. We will keep working as a team and correct necessary mistakes noticed in the match against Togo. I want to salute the players determination and dexterity in both matches played so far”.
Recall that Coach Nduka Ugbade is the first black man to lift the U16 World Cup trophy in China ‘85.
“The first black man to have lifted U16 world cup trophy in China ‘85, is confident to lead the team to glory by lifting the WAFU tournament”, he concluded.