Two brilliant freekicks from three time man of the match winner, Emmanuel Michael was sufficient to secure Nigeria’s comeback against Cote D’Ivoire.

Golden Eaglets win ensured Nigeria qualified for the U17 African Cup of Nations scheduled for next year.

Nigeria conceded from the penalty spot two minutes into the match courtesy of Yan Diomandi but two magnificent freekick from Emmanuel Michael and a brilliant header from Abdullahi Idris ensured the Golden Eaglets staged a comeback and qualified for the WAFU B final.

Nduka Ugbade’s boys will now face either Burkina Faso or Ghana in WAFU B final on Friday June 24, 2022.