First Lady Hails Team as Golden Eaglets Lift FIFA U-17 Trophy

patience_jonathan 600Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets made Africa proud by winning the 2013 FIFA-Under 17 World cup today .Nigeria defeated Mexico 3-0 to lift the trophy for the fourth time.
First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, who watched the 90 minutes encounter rejoiced with the
Golden Eaglets, their Coaches and handlers and indeed all Nigerians for what she described as a sweet victory by the Nigerian squad.
The First Lady particularly commended the team’s versatility, accurate passes, determination and the team spirit which she said was responsible for the success of the team.
Dame Patience Jonathan congratulated the World Champions and praised the team for making Nigeria proud.
A statement by Ayo Adewuyi ,media assistant , Office of the First Lady said “on behalf of Nigerian women, she celebrates members of the team, urging them to remain focused and work harder for future glory.”

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