Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Wednesday football recap: Flying Eagles, Warri Wolves and more

Flying Eagles. Photocred-ShengolPix

Beautiful morning to y'all. Sorry I'm blogging now, yesterday was stressful to say the least. I had to live tweet the Flying Eagles game and still run the commentary for a french speaking channel in English.

It wasn't funny at all. Anyways enough of my troubles and back to the main gist. Off course you would know by now that the Flying Eagles have qualified for the final of the 2015 Africa Youth Championship after edging out Ghana's Black Satellites by 2-0.

The game was scrappy to say the least, Ghana had tons of chances but couldn't score, I thought they played better than the Flying Eagles overall but Nigeria were more decisive.

Obinna Nwobodo's header was a pitch and Musa Muhammed also scored his fourth goal of the tournament, his fourth penalty to put it in context to become the highest goal scorer at the tournament.

If you missed the game please follow this link Flying Eagles match report or if you want the extended text commentary, then click on this 'Extended text commentary' so you can catch all the highlight

You can also watch the video highlights of the match in the video below

Nigeria v Ghana goals



Wednesday also saw rescheduled Glo Premier League games as Warri Wolves beat Giwa FC of Jos 3-0 in Warri. Sikiru Adewale and Gbohalan Salami got eh goals for Wolves while it ended 1-1 in Makurdi as Lobi Stars took on Enyimba of Aba. Idris Aloma put the People's Elephant ahead before Lobi equalised later in the game.


Glo Premier League rescheduled matches on Tuesday, 18 March 2015

Warri Wolves 3 Giwa FC 0

Lobi Stars 1 Enyimba 1

1 comment:

  1. Excellent performance by the flying Eagles, being decisive in what matters. There's no one who will get against them winning this tournament

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