Golden Eaglets back to winning ways as they open title defence vs Burkina Faso

After suffering a first-ever defeat, the Golden Eaglets today returned to winning ways with a 3-2 victory over a Kano selected side.

It has also emerged today that the team seriously depleted by failed MRI age test will open the defence of the WAFU B championship on May 16 against Burkina Faso.

Incidentally, Nigeria defeated Burkina Faso in the tournament final two years ago to win the sub-regional tournament, which also serves as qualifier for the U17 AFCON.

Golden Eaglets back to winning ways as they open title defence vs Burkina Faso

Niger and Togo are the other teams in Group B.


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