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[Nigeria] FIFA U-17 WC: Nigeria Golden Eaglets Drawn In Group B

Five Times World Champions Golden Eaglets of Nigeria have been drawn in group B of the 2019 FIFA U17 World cup scheduled to hold in Brazil from October 26 to November 17.

The Eaglets are drawn in group B alongside Hungary, Ecuador and Australia with the opening game against Hungary on October 26.

Former Super Eagles full back Celestine Babayaro was one of the two FIFA legends and tournament veterans present at the draw ceremony with Brazilian Sonny Anderson the other one.

Host Brazil are in Group A with Canada, New Zealand and Angola while Group C consist of Haiti, Korea Republic, France and Chile.

The full draw

Group D has Senegal, USA, Japan and Netherlands, Cameroon, Spain Argentina and Tajikistan made up group E while Group F has Italy, Paraguay, Mexico and Solomon Island.

The opening game of the tournament will be host Brazil against Canada on October 26.

The Golden Eaglets will be returning back to the global stage after missing out on the 2017 edition to defend the title they won in 2015 in Chile.

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