Minister of youth as well as sporting activities, Mr. Sunday Dare has revealed his intent to map out techniques to place paid to the setback that has bedeviled Nigerian football this year adhering to the elimination of the Olympic Eagles from the recurring U23 African Cup of Nations champion in Egypt.
Imama Amapakabo’s children VII missed out on a chance to complete in the next year’s Olympic Gamings after they played out a 0-0 draw against South Africa in their last Africa U23 Cup of Nations (Afcon) group game at Al-Salam Stadium in Egypt on Friday evening.
With Cote d’Ivoire beating Zambia by an only goal, all the Dream group VII required was an outright win to make certain qualification to the next round of CAF U23 Countries Cup and additionally solidify their chances of selecting an Olympic ticket.
What this suggests is that Nigeria will not have any type of rep at Tokyo 2020 Olympics football tournament as the Super Falcons additionally shed out to Ivory Coastline in the qualifiers some weeks back.
In the exact same vein, the CHAN Eagles fell short to qualify for the African Nations Championship billed for Cameroon next year after shedding 4-3 on aggregate to Togo last month.
Preacher Dare that was dissatisfied with the most recent setback, took to his confirmed Twitter deal with to show the need to return to the attracting board in order to quit the rot in Nigeria football.
” Nigeria’s video game versus S.A. (South Africa) which finished in a draw concentrates the mind. Time to take a look back as well as figure out where the rain began to beat us. Like I claimed before, our football requires a go back to the basics of grassroots football, beautiful sporting activities admin, audio technological coaching …,”
” Government will certainly take suitable actions and in a timely fashion to enhance our football ton of money. Present results provide the opportunity to assess, restrategize as well as establish a lengthy term prepare for football advancement. We will certainly dirt up excellent concepts currently abandoned and also carry out.
” Nigerian football throughout the spectrum will certainly profit from this brand-new expectation which will entail essential stakeholders. Government, mindful that Nigeria is a football nation will certainly be strong in accepting best practices in modern-day football.”
Recall that Nigeria’s Flying Eagles were knocked out by Senegal in the U20 World Mug back in June while the Golden Eaglets were just recently humbled by the Netherlands in the 2nd round of the U17 Globe Cup.
Culled from: Here.