Before the kick- off of the match, president Buhari during a conversation on Skype urged the Golden Eaglets to try their possible best in defeating Mali. However his words were not taken for granted as the Eaglets won the match convincingly by two unreplied second half goals.
President Muhammadu Buhari
President Muhammadu Buhari was pictured speaking with the golden Eaglets ahead of their U-17 FIFA world cup match against Mali to admonish them to victory.
Muhammadu Buhari skyping with the Eaglets in Chile from Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari spoke with the Golden Eaglets via Skype yesterday for 25 minutes.
He is pictured above urging the players to fly higher than the stars and strike like lightning when they meet Mali in the final of the Under-17 FIFA World Cup holding in Chile.
The golden Eaglets reciting the national pledge as they interacted with Buhari
The Eaglets won the match convincingly by two unreplied second half goals.