Flying Eagles Beat Scorpion FC, Claim 5th Friendly Win


The Flying Eagles of Nigeria beat thrashed Scorpion Football Club 4-1 in continuation of their preparation for the WAFU B Zonal qualifiers in Niger Republic, reports.

It is the Flying Eagles’ fifth friendly game after also recording impressive wins in their previous four games.

The Flying Eagles goals were scored by  Hassan Hussaini (23rd minute), Peter Olawale (57th minute), Nasiru Jibril  (60th minute) and Farayola Olawale (81st minute).

Peter Joseph got Scorpion Football Club’s only goal.

The Flying Eagles are in Group B of the WAFU B Zonal qualifiers alongside Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire. 

The WAFU B Zonal qualifiers was originally billed to take place in Togo but will now hold in Niger.

Following increase in cases of coronavirus in Togo, Niger was picked as the new host with the new date to be made public later.

The WAFU B Zonal will serve as the qualifiers for the 2021 Africa U-20 Cup…

Source: Complete Sports