The Super Eagles may have failed in their bold attempt to beat Ukraine in Dnipro on Tuesday, the Nigerian Students in that country at least beat their host counterparts.
On the eve of the friendly match between the national teams of Ukraine and Nigeria in Dnipro, student teams of the two countries played the Friendship Cup on Monday.
According to the Ukraine FA, the theme of the match is “NO TO RACISM”. Even though full time score line was goalless, the Nigerian side won 4-2 on penalties.
Thus, the Student Friendship Team of Nigeria were awarded the Friendship Cup – NO TO RACISM.
After the match, the teams were solemnly awarded with the participation of the leadership of the Ukrainian Football Association. The winners were presented the winners of the UAF President, UEFA Executive Committee member Andrei Pavelko.