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Golden Eaglets 2022: Open screening ends on Friday

Everything working out fine, the open screening of the Natonal U – 17 team currently on – going at the FIFA goal project,  Moshood Abiola Stadium, Abuja will end on Friday, reports.

The open screening began last week under the tutelage of Nduka Ugbade, the chief coach of the Golden Eaglets and the exercise has witnessed more than 300 players that came to showcase their football skills.

Nigeria is not lacking football talents. Some players showed a glimpse of their potentials in the screening exercise, while many who could not meet up with the standard required were asked not to come again.

Ugbade is not a stranger to the terrain of the U – 17 football, after winning the trophy as a player in the maiden edition in China in 1985 and in 2013 at United Arab Emirates as the first assistant coach to Manu Garba.


Oluchi Tobe-Chukwu

Oluchi Tobe-Chukwu popularly known as tobex is the Vice chairman of Sports writers Association of Nigeria , lagos Chapter. She Is also the Media Spokesperson of the Super Falcons of Nigeria. She is an award winning women's football writer. Tobex is also an ex footballer that was privileged to play in the first NFF organised women's league in 1990 as a player of Hamza Queens. Her last club as an active footballer was Ibom Angels as She paved way to further her education years ago. She is a Federal Government scholar , with a degree in Mass communication, a second degree in Public Relations and Advertising (Communication Studies). She is a Wife and Mother.

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