Nigeria made it a 4th bronze medal in the history of CAF U20 AFCON after a resounding 4nil win today against Tunisia at the Cairo International stadium.
A second half brace by Man Of The Match winner Jude Sunday wrapped up the emphatic victory for the Flying Eagles in the 3rd/4th playoff of the 2023 edition of the tournament in Egypt.
Previous bronze medal victories for Nigeria came in 1995, 2009 and 2013.
The 7 time African champions had already sealed a FIFA U20 world cup ticket courtesy of a semifinal qualification in the Egyptian championship.
Coach Ladan Bosso and his Nigerian squad are expected to improve their performances in May’s world event in Indonesia after fierce criticisms trailed their semifinal AFCON loss to the Gambia.