Kaduna - The Flying Eagles defeated Nigeria National League side Spotlight of Katsina 3-1 in continuation of their preparation for the 2015 African Youth Championship.
Akinjide Idowu put the Nigeria U20s ahead in the 42nd minute after he was set up by skipper Taiwo Awoniyi.
Defender Izu Omego then doubled the advantage in the 52nd minute.
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Spotlight pulled a goal back from the penalty spot in the 62nd minute after Zaharadeen Bello fouled an opponent, before Enugu Rangers midfielder Obinna Nwobodo made it 3-1 for the Flying Eagles after 67 minutes.
The Flying Eagles are also due to take on Nigerian champions Kano Pillars in another test game by the weekend in Kaduna.
Flying Eagles XI vs Spotlight
Olorunleke Ojo, Roland Silas, Izu Omego, Zaharadeen Bello, Mustapha Abdullahi, Akinjide Idowu, Abdullahi Alfa, Ifeanyi Ifeanyi, Bernard Bulbwa – Prince Aggrey, Taiwo Awoniyi(Captain). For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page.