Lagos - Nigeria will now battle Tanzania in a 2015 African
Youth Championship (AYC) second round in May after the Ngorongoro Heroes
eliminated Kenya on Sunday.
Both teams had played out a goalless draw in Kenya three
weeks ago before Tanzania edged the tie at home on penalties after another
It will be a rematch between Nigeria and Tanzania next month
after both teams clashed in the qualifying tournament for the 2013 AYC.
Nigeria won the first leg in Tanzania 2-1 with a brace from
big striker Alhaji Gero and also won the return in Ilorin 2-0 with goals from
Abduljaleel Ajagun and Gero.
Tanzania will host the Flying Eagles in the weekend of May
9-11, while the return leg in Nigeria will be a fortnight later.
The overall winners of this match-up will face the winners
of another second round clash between Swaziland and Lesotho against Angola, who
were also drawn bye to the second round.
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