The Flying Eagles of Nigeria were held to a 1-1 score draw
by Austrian clubside, Liefering in Austria in one of the preparatory ties for the 2019 FIFA U20 World Cup.

Paul Aigbogun had named a strong final 21-man squad for this month tournament finals in Poland as the West African nation side were hoping to
step up their performances after losing 2-1 to Saudi Arabia in their last friendly match.

Liefering took the lead in the 24th minutes of the match before Nigeria drew level 17 minutes from time from time to avoid back-to-back defeat in the pre-World Cup friendly match.

Flying Eagles will now play their final pre-World Cup friendly with Red Bull Leipzig in Germany next Friday before jetting off to Poland to tegin their campaign against Qatar in Tychy on the 24th of May.


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