Sunday Sep 16, 2018. 13:15
Nigeria won the 2018 Under-17 West African Union (WAFU) Zone B title on Saturday.
The tournament which was hosted by Niger served as a 2019 U-17 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.
The Golden Eaglets booked their place in the finals after defeating Ghana 3-1 on penalties following their 1-1 draw after regulation time.
Ghana broke the deadlock nine minutes into the second-half having contained Nigeria at the Stade Général Seyni Kountché in Niamey.
However, Akinkunmi Amoo restored parity for the Golden Eaglets seven minutes after the hour-mark.
The two teams could not find the winning goal in the closing stages of the final.
Nigeria went on to win 3-1 on penalties following an enthralling encounter.
The 2019 U17 AFCON finals will be hosted by Tanzania in May.
Nigeria XI: Amah, Tijani, Ikenna, Ishaya, Hussain, Ibrahim, Akinsola, Adeniyi, Olaniyan, Olusegun, Amoo
Substitutes: Jabaar, Oluwabusola, Essien, Agba, Akem, Mustapha, Odey.