Nigeria have missed out on the opportunity to defend their African Youth Championship title as they were beaten confidently by Egypt, 2-0. Continue reading
England will face Chile, Iraq and the African Under 20 Championship winners in the FIFA U20 World Cup group stage in Turkey. Featured image from FIFA.
Nigeria and Cameroon will contest the final of the Orange African Youth Championships. Both sides won their semi-final clashes against Mali and Egypt respectively. Nigeria played a convincing victory against Mali with goals from Uche Nwofor, the tournament’s joint top goalscorer, and a last minute penalty from Stanley Okoro. Nigeria mounted pressure on the Malians … Continue reading
The African Under 20 Championship has been postponed due to political unrest in the host country, Libya. The best interests of the teams involved will see the tournament being moved to another country. The Confederation of African Football said a week ago “Due to security concerns and the current unstable political situation in Libya, the competition has … Continue reading
Andre Ayew has been on a meteoric rise since the 2009 Under 20 World Cup. A top performer for Ghana at the summer’s World Cup and now a first-team regular at Marseille, the sky is the limit for the 21-year old. Ayew captained his country to the African Youth Championship and the Under 20 World … Continue reading