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Eaglets maul Ghana 6-1

Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets Sunday night began their quest to win the CAF U-17 tournament with a 6-1 thrashing of Ghana.

In the match played in the Moroccan city of Marakech, striker Isaac Success scored four goals, as the Nigerians announced themselves as the team to beat in the eight-nation tournament, which also serves as the qualifiers for the FIFA U-17 Championship holding later in the year in the United Arab Emirates.

With five goals in six qualifying matches on the road to Morocco 2013, Success, was easily the man of yesterday’s match as he scored two goals in either half to propel the Eaglets to a commanding performance. His four goal feat earned the match ball.


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