Super Eagles manager Jose Peseiro has applaud the Golden Eaglets and Nigeria women’s national under-17 football team, Flamingoes following their qualification for major tournaments.
The Golden Eaglets qualified for the 2023 U17 Africa Cup of Nations after defeating Cote d’Ivoire 3-1 in the semi-final of the Wafu-Ufoa Zone B qualifiers played on Tuesday evening.
Prior to the feat of Nduka Ugbade’s boys, Nigeria U17’s women earned qualification for the competition in India after overcoming Ethiopia 1-0 on aggregate.
Impressed by the performances of the West African side’s cadet teams, the former Venezuela coach took to social media and lauded the youth teams.
Congratulations to both the Nigerian U17 women’s and men’s teams for qualifying to World Cup and AFCON, respectively.
— Jose Peseiro (@JosePeseiro) June 22, 2022
Peseiro wrote on Twitter:
Congratulations to both the Nigerian U17 women’s and men’s teams for qualifying to World Cup and Afcon, respectively. They are the future of Nigerian football and deserve our full support!