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Soccer News of Wednesday, 18 January 2023


Flying Eagles Coach trims down squad for U-20 Nations Cup

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Nigeria's U-20 men's team Head Coach Ladan Bosso has sent some players back home for failing to justify their inclusion at the team's camp in Abuja.

According to reports, 12 players have been asked to leave the team camp for failing to impress.

35 players were invited to camp last week after the new year break, as per Soccernetnetng.

Coach Ladan Bosso has however invited David Aziaya and Kenny Coker of Norwich City to join the team's camp.

The duo has started training with the group in hopes of making the final cut for the U-20 AFCON billed for Egypt next month.

According to reports, the Flying Eagles gaffer will submit the final list for the tournament on January 25.

The Flying Eagles have been drawn in Group A alongside host Egypt, Mozambique and Senegal.

The seven-time winners will be looking forward to landing their 8th title when the tournament kicks off on February 19.