The Golden Eaglets will take on Australia in their last Group B match at the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup by 9:00 pm Nigeria time on Friday.
Concise News had reported that the Nigerian side on Tuesday sealed their place in the Round of 16 at the U-17 World Cup after seeing off Ecuador 3-2 in Goiania.
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In their first fixture at the cadet competition, the Golden Eaglets emerged 4-2 winners over Hungary.
Nigeria had won the U-17 football competition five times and according to the coach of the team, Manu Garba, they are gunning for the title this time.
Australia Vs Nigeria Team News
Against the Australians, Nigeria’s coach Manu is expected to rest some of his star players that led the team to the next round for others to taste action.
On the other hand, Australia are desperate for all three points at stake against the West Africans who are top of the log to have any outside chance of qualifying from the group.
They lost their first match 2-1 to Ecuador before battling to a 2-2 draw with Hungary in their second tie.
When Is Australia Vs Nigeria U-17 World Cup Match?
Australia Vs Nigeria match at the U-17 World Cup for 2019 is by 9:00 pm (Nigeria time) on Friday, November 1st, 2019.
Australia Vs Nigeria: Where To Watch Match Live
The match between Australia and Nigeria at the U-17 World Cup 2019 will be live on Supersports.