Success Makanjuola stars in Flying Eagles’ 1-1 draw with RB Salzburg


As Nigeria’s Flying Eagles continue their preparation for the forthcoming FIFA U-20 World Cup in Poland, the team played 1-1 with Red Bull Salzburg U-19 side on Tuesday.


The Paul Aigbogun boys came from behind to snatched a 1-1 draw courtesy of an equalizer from Tijani Mohammed after a good second half performance from the Nigerian team.

The game was a well contested game , as the Flying Eagles dominated the match but were let down by poor finishing again.

Water FC exciting winger, Success Makanjuola was voted as Man of Match after another eye-catching performance that saw drift from left to right wing position to make things happen for the team.

Another player who also caught the attention of the fans was Emeka Chinoso who was a thorn in the flesh for Salzburg defense.

The eight time African Champions will round off their preparation for the FIFA U20 World Cup with a final test game on Friday against German Bundesliga side Red Bull Leipzig before they depart Germany for Poland.


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