WAFU B Tourney: Onigbinde Blames Golden Eaglets’ Defeat By Ivory Coast On NFF


Former FIFA/CAF instructor Adegboye Onigbinde has blamed the Nigeria Football Federation for the Golden Eaglets failure to defend their title at the just concluded
WAFU B tournament in Togo, reports Completesports.com.

The Golden Eaglets lost 3-2 to the Baby Elephants of Cote d’l voire in the final on Monday.

Onigbinde identified lack of proper football development programme (FDP) as major factor hindering soccer development in the country.

The former Super Eagles coach commended the Golden Eaglets for their display in the competition , but noted that their best wasn’t good enough to remain on top.

“Did the team deliberately allow three goals to be scored against them before coming from behind to score their two goals?, Onigbinde told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN).

“We are talking about football. Some few months ago, we (Super Eagles) were leading a team (Sierra Leone) 4-0 and the team came and levelled up.

“We have a major problem in the country and it is lack…

Source: Complete Sports