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WAFU U17: Golden Eaglets beat Togo and book a place in the semi-finals

Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets are through to the semi-finals of the WAFU B Under-17 Championship after a comfortable 3-0 win against Togo.

A brace from Abdulmuiz Adeleke and Rapha Adams gave the Eaglets maximum points in the match.

Adeleke opened the curtain 11 minutes after setting up Abdulmuiz Oladimeji.

The champions doubled their lead thanks to Rapha Adams 10 minutes before the break and assisted by captain Simon Cletus.

It was the young striker’s second goal of the competition.

Adeleke scored his second goal of the game in the 57th minute.

He missed the chance to score a hat-trick after failing to convert a penalty in the 68th minute.

The Golden Eaglets finished first in Group B with seven points from three games.

Manu Garba’s boys will face Ivory Coast in the semi-finals.

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