Dominic Solanke featuring for Chelsea
Wednesday Nov 09, 2016. 13:26
Dominic Solanke led several other players with Nigerian roots to trounce a Nigeria U19 team led by coach Manu Garba 8-1 at the Suwon International Tournament.
Chelsea loanee Solanke, who scored in the 25th
minute, led other Nigeria-born stars for the England U20s in the game – Ademola Lookman, Ovie Ejaria, Fikayo Tomori and Josh Onomah.
Nigeria’s consolation goal was scored late in the second half as Adam Amstrong smashed a hat-trick.
England are using the tournament to prepare for the FIFA U20 World Cup in Korea in the summer.
Hosts South Korea defeated Iran 3-1 in the opening match of the invitational tournament.