Paris 2024: Ogunniyi Timileyin Inspires Olympic Eagles To Victory Over Tanzania


The Nigeria Under 23 team on Saturday defeated Tanzania 2-0 in the second leg of their Africa Under 23 qualifier at the Lekan Salami stadium, Ibadan.

Latvia based Ogunniyi Timileyin scored the first goal directly from a free kick, he also won a penalty that wrapped it up for Nigeria,which was converted by captain Success Makanjuola .

The Salisu Yusuf tutored side has now qualified for the next round of the series after a 2-1 aggregate scoreline, the team drew 1-1 in Daresalaam in the first leg.

Nigeria will now face Guinea in the second round of the qualifying series.


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