Nigeria’s under-16 junior men’s football team, Head Coach Haruna Usman Ilerika, has assured Nigerians that his led team will do the nation proud in the upcoming 8 Nations Invitational Tournament in Japan
The eight-nation invitational tournament known as the U16 International Dream Cup scheduled to hold in Japan from Wednesday, June 12 to Sunday, June 16 in the city of Sendal.
The Future Eagles will not be the only African team participating at the competition, as they will encounter Senegal who beat them 3-1 in the AYG final in Morocco
Also at the competition will be France, Spain, Mali, Guinea and the Netherlands.
Ilerika who spoke to LEADERSHIP sports during the team training at the Goal project Package B of the Abuja national stadium yesterday opined that the team has intensified preparation ahead of the games and vowed to pick the best 18 legs to represent the country.
“We have 29 players in the camp already we having been working very hard to make sure…