The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) All Stars U-17 team were 3-0 winners over Italian side, Torino FC youth team in their second Group A game at the the Future Champions Cup tournament in Gauteng, South Africa.
— League Management NG (@LMCNPFL) March 21, 2017
The Austin Eguavoen-tutored side drew their first game 1-1 on Monday against SAFA Tshwane.
The Nigerian team got of the mark early against Torino with Toluwalase Arokodare scoring the opener after just two minutes.
The Italian U-17 side had a penalty saved by Nasarawa United’s goalkeeper Mohammed Galadima in the fifth minute, and also had a player sent off in the 20th.
[VIDEO] The saved spot kick by Galadima:
Striker Nazifi Yahaya doubled the lead for NPFL U-17 in the 16th and scored his brace from a rebound four minutes to the hour mark making the scores 3-0.
[VIDEO] Yahaya’s second goal:
Video Credit: Idowu Bakare