What helped us thump Nigeria’s Eaglets- Trevor Morgan

What helped us thump Nigeria’s Eaglets- Trevor Morgan

Australia U-17 head coach, Trevor Morgan, has revealed his team never-say-die attitude made them to record a 2-1 victory over the Golden Eaglets in the last group game on Friday at the FIFA U-17 World Cup in Brazil.


The Joeys lost 2-1 to Ecuador in their first game before coming back from two goals down against Hungary to draw 2-all.


However, the Australians needed to get the maximum points against Manu Garba’s boys to have a chance of qualification for the round of 16.


Noah Botic bagged a brace against Nigeria to ensure the Joeys finish as one of the four best third-place finishers with four points.


“We came here to win games and, although Nigeria was fantastic, we got the result,” said Morgan.

“It’s a plus for the boys, for their commitment and belief to come here and play a top team and win.

“They had to dig deep. The Joeys played an excellent team with great quality and great physical capacity. We had to defend well which I think is important in winning. “


The Golden Eaglets, on the other hand, need to be more composed in front of goal if they are to go far in the tournament they have won five times.

If you use the quotes from this content, you legally agree to give www.brila.net the News credit as the source and a backlink to our story. Copyright 2023 Brila Media.


Comodo SSL SiteLock
WP Twitter Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com
error: Content is protected !!