We’ve got a winning team, Flying Eagles coach Bosso says | The Guardian Nigeria News


Ladan Bosso, Coach of Nigeria’s under-20 national football team, the Flying Eagles, says he’s got a winning team that is capable of doing the country proud at the forthcoming Africa U-20 Cup of Nations.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Flying Eagles, on Friday in Abuja, overpowered their Zambian counterparts, the Junior Chipolopolo, 4-2, at the end of a thrilling international friendly.

Bosso told newsmen in a post-match interview that the match against Zambia was a good test match for his team, adding that his boys gave a good account of themselves and showed they are ready to take on the rest of Africa.

“It was a good test match for my boys and even if we had lost, I would have said it is a blessing in disguise.

“It’s natural sometimes, it’s either you win, lose or draw, especially in friendly matches such as this.

“You don’t need to approach it very hard or throw in all your cards in at once,” he said.

“As a coach, you don’t exhaust your…

Source: Guardian Newspaper