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Senegal claims to know Flying Eagles weakness

20 March 2015, 11:12

Dakar - After qualifying to the final of the 2015 African U-20 Championship on Thursday, Senegal coach and players are turning their attention to Nigeria, who they will be meeting on Sunday, Supersport reports.

Moussa Kone, who scored the junior Teranga Lions’ two goals against Mali in the semi-final, is upbeat he can repeat the same form against the Flying Eagles to hand the hosts the trophy.

Also read: Flying Eagles beat Ghana to reach AYC final

“The awe of the Nigerian team is dissipating because we are beginning to see some of their weaknesses and we believe they are not unbeatable,” Kone told supersport.com on Thursday.

“Ours is a new team without exposure and experience unlike the Flying Eagles. They have the tradition of youth tournaments and have been very successful. However, I can tell you that they are not as powerful as the media describe them.

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