Nigeria U17 team the Golden Eaglets beat Ghana in the Final of the WAFU B championship 3-1 on Penalties after game ended 1-1 in regulation time.
With the victory the Eaglets have qualified for the Tanzania 2019 U17 Africa championships where they will contest for a World Cup ticket
In what was a fast paced frenzied and exciting game the Eaglets had fallen behind to the Ghanaians in the 54th minute
The Ghanaians had also dominated the 1st half and were still looking the better team
The Nigerian lads however upped their game and rightfully got their equalizer courtesy of tournament top scorer Olakunle Oluwasegun
It ended with scores tied at 1-1 and the game had to be decided on penalties with the kickout favoring the Nigerian lads
They missed out on the 2017edition of the continental championship.
The Golden Eaglets beat host Niger Republic 2-1 in the semifinal while Ghana who defeated Cote D’ Ivoire in the other fixture to set up a final between the west African rivals.