Nigeria wins Africa Youth Championships

Nigeria wins Africa Youth Championships

Nigeria wins Africa Youth Championships

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Nigeria are the Champions of the 2015 Africa U-20 Youth Championships taking the title for the 7th time after beating host nation Senegal 1-0 in the finals  played on Sunday at the Leopold Sedar Senghor Stadium in Dakar.

Midfielder Bernard Bulbwa scored the lone goal   that won Gold for the West African nation.

Earlier on Sunday, Ghana defeated Mali 3-1 to win Bronze.

The final four teams at the Youth Championships (Nigeria, Senegal, Ghana and Mali) have all qualified to represent Africa at the 2015 Fifa World Youth Championship in New Zealand.

WORLD YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP DRAW

GROUP A –Myanmar, New Zealand, Ukraine, USA

GROUP B – Argentina, Austria, Ghana, Panama

GROUP C –Mali, Colombia, Portugal, Qatar

GROUP D – Senegal, Mexico, Serbia, Uruguay

GROUP E – Nigeria, Brazil, Hungary, Korea DPR
 

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