Abuja – The Director-General, National Sports Commission (NSC), Al-Hassan Yakmut, will collaborate with the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to build a better career for the Golden Eaglets.
Yakmut made the disclosure to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Abuja on Monday, while congratulating the Eaglets for winning the FIFA U-17 World Cup.
“We are going to sit down with the NFF to ensure that the players are guided properly.[pro_ad_display_adzone id=”70560″]
“So that they will benefit from the success so far as well as have a very long positive career in football,’’ he said.
Yakmut congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari for the Golden Eaglet’s victory.
“The NSC and my humble self, salute President Muhammadu Buhari, on this resounding extraordinary performance of the Golden Eaglets,’’ he said.
Yakmut said that the commission in conjunction with the Presidency would arrange a reception for the Eaglets, adding that the details were yet to be worked out. (NAN)