NFF Sets Up Panel For Age Grade National Teams
President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Alhaji Ibrahim Musa Gusau has appointed chairman of Katsina State Football Association, Alhaji Aminu Balele Kurfi and Hon. Bukola Olopade as part of a panel of advisers for preparations of age-grade national teams for upcoming major international competitions.
The panel, which also includes Alhaji Abba Mukhtar, has been done pending the composition of sub-committees by the new NFF executive committee.
The panel will be inaugurated today in Abuja
Nigeria’s Under 23 National Team, will engage their Tanzanian counterparts in a two-legged second-round fixture, starting with the first leg in Dar Es Salaam on Sunday.
Already, the Under 20 and Under 17 boys’ squads have qualified for their continental competitions, by winning their respective Wafu B tournaments earlier this year.
The Under 20 Africa Cup of Nations will be staged in Egypt 20th February – 12th March 2023, while the Under 17 Africa Cup of Nations will be staged in Algeria 8th – 30th April 2023.