By Ameenu Shardow
Ghana’s U17 African Cup opponents. Nigeria thrashed Botswana 9-0 in the second leg of a friendly game on Tuesday.
The Golden Eaglets had already beaten the same side 3-0 in the first leg match played on Saturday.
The impressive win now sees coach Manu Garba’s side extend its 22-game unbeaten run ahead of the African Championships next month in Morocco.
Nigeria are looking to take their impressive form into the championships proper where they will face Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire and Congo in Group B.
They impressive wins had sent the clearest indication of their intention to win the African Cup in April.
The Golden Eaglets will open their campaign against Ghana on April 14 in Marrakech.