Onyekuru shines as Nigeria trains for Sudan
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Onyekuru shines as Nigeria trains for Sudan

Unar, Nwakali also on target

Henry Onyekuru was the star player in Eagles training as they prepare for their Saturday clash against Sudan.

Nigeria who decimated Egypt in their first group D game at the Africa Cup of Nations are not resting on their oars.

Super Eagles had their second training session yesterday since their 1-0 win against Egypt last Friday.

The team were reportedly divided into two groups and played in match that lasted for 30 minutes.

Team Red comprised of:

Uzoho (GK), Aina, Sanusi, Ekong, Omeruo, Ndidi, Aribo, Nwakali, Awoniyi, Simon, Chukwueze, Iheanacho.

Team Green:

Okoye, Ebuehi, Collins, Ajayi, Ndah, Onyeka, Iwobi, Ejuke, Olayinka, Sadiq, Onyekuru, Musa.

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Team Green won the contest 2-1. Henry Onyekuru scored and assisted Sadiq Umar goal.

While Kelechi Nwakali scored a beautiful volley for Team Red’s goal.

Nigeria will book a place in thenlast 16 with a win against Sudan on Satuday.


Ajike is one of Nigeria's top Sportscasters with over 15 years of experience in writing and talking Sports.

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