Nigeria U20s qualify for World Cup

Nigeria U20 captain Musa Muhamed

Nigeria qualify for the Under-20 World Cup after reaching the semi-finals of the African Under-20 Championship.

They beat Congo 4-1 in their second Group A match to book a place in the last four in Senegal.

All the African semi-finalists will earn a place at the global competition in New Zealand in May/June.

Captain Musa Muhamed scored a brace whilst Ifeanyi Matthew and man-of-the-match Taiwo Awoniyi were also on target for the Flying Eagles.

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