The Nigeria Under 17 team rose to the top of the Suwon Continental Cup 4-Nation Tournament taking place in South Korea after beating Brazil 2-1 on Friday.


The Golden Eaglets drew 1-1 with host South Korea on Wednesday in the opening match of the tournament. The Eaglets now lead the pack with 4 points in the bag.

Kingsley Michael put Nigeria ahead in the 20th minute and Chukwudi Agor doubled the lead before the interval in the 32nd. The Brazilians pulled one back through an own goal in the 2nd half but it was not enough to garner any point.

Kelechi Nwakali made a return to the squad as a 54th minute substitute..

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