Monday, January 18

African Games: Nigeria want to be remembered for winning – Makunjuola

The Flying Eagles forward is confident his side will help the West African nation reclaim the continental silverware

Nigeria U20 forward Success Makanjuola has backed his side to win the African Games for the first time in 46 years on Friday.

Paul Aigbogun’s men will battle Burkina Faso, who they held them to a 1-1 draw in the group stage, in 2019 final in Rabat.

The West African nation last tasted glory at the quadrennial event in 1973 in Lagos, where they defeated Guinea 2-0 in the final.

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