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Supreme Kings Academy Graduate To Captain Flying Eagles.

Abia Warriors and Supreme Kings Academy graduate, Chibueze Lambert, has been named the skipper of the National U20 team for the upcoming WAFU B cup of Nations tournament taking place in Porto Novo, Benin Republic. 

The competition, which holds 5th – 20th December, will also serve as the qualifying tournament for the 2021 U20 Africa Cup of Nations that will be staged in Mauritania.

The vibrant and charismatic safe hands is not new to the exalted position of a team Captain, he has occupied the position during his days with the prominent, Supreme Kings Academy, Umuahia before teaming up with Nigeria Professional league campaigners, Abia Warriors. 

Fortunate Lambert will lead the stars studded U20 team which has the trio of Wisdom Ubani, Charles Etim and Peter Olawale who played for the Golden Eaglets at the last FIFA U17 World Cup finals in Brazil.

Suprisingly Plateau United speedster Nenrot Silas who was a revelation in the 2019/2020 Nigeria Professional league season made the final list for the tournament alongside teammate, Mike Zaruma, whilst Kwara United’s Christopher Nwaeze, Isaiah Ejeh and Farayola Olawale were also listed by Ladan Bosso.

Nigeria starts her campaign at the tournament on 6th December at the Stade de Galles in Porto Novo, Benin Republic.

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