Nigeria’s U 23 Dream Team VII has made progress so far in the ongoing U23 AFCON as they beat Libya 4-0, 4-2 on Aggregate.
Victor Osimhen’s sensational treble saw Nigeria U23 progress to the final round of the U23 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers after defeating Libya U23 4-0 in the second leg of their double-header qualifying tie at the Stephen Keshi Stadium on Monday.
Rohr’s decision to help the side with three Super Eagles players paid huge dividend, with the Wolfsburg loanee scoring three and providing one
The Dream Team VII began the AFCON U-23 qualifier double-header against Libya on a wrong foot, going down 2-0 away at the Stade de Ben Guerdane, Libya last Wednesday.
But a clinical showing from Osimhen, whom Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr allowed, alongside two others, to join the U23 side after Seychelles win, and David Okereke’s goal saw them qualify for the continental tournament after sealing a 4-2 aggregate win.