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FIFA U-17 World Cup: Golden Eaglets seek round 16 bert against Ecuador

The Golden Eaglets of Nigeria will seek to book a passage to the knock out stage  at the ongoing FIFA dU-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 when they tackle Ecuador tonight in the second group B game at the Estádio Olímpico,

The match will come up at 9:00 pm (Nigeria time).

Nigeria had defeated Hungary 4-2 in their opening  fixture on Sunday and a win against the Ecuadorians today will guarantee them a place in round of 16 of the competition.

speaking ahead of the clash, the captain of the side Samson Tijani has promised that the team will do more in their next match with Ecuador.

“I thank the fans for supporting us, I really thank God for that. They should keep supporting us and I just believe with my teammates we are going to do better against Ecuador.” he said.

Freekick Naija

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