By Nehemia Gwamna – Lafia
Following Nasarawa United Football Club performance against Nigeria Under -20 National team, the Flying Eagles, in a pre-season friendly game held on Thursday, at the FIFA Goal Project, Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja, two of the club players have been handed invitations to join the camp of the Flying Eagles.
The players are left-full back, Reuben Goma, and midfielder, Abdallah Mohammed.
Reuben Goma who played the entire duration of the game was a delight to watch, as he bubbled with wonderful interceptions, confident ball control, excellent pass accuracy and ran tirelessly along his flank, while ensuring a tight defence around his territory.
Abdallah Mohammed was a second-half inclusion, replacing Haggai Katoh, but utilized the period he lasted in the game intelligently, commanding the midfield of the Solid Miners to the admiration of the handful of fans and dignitaries who came to watch the friendly match.
Among the dignitaries were the Nigerian Football Federation’s 2nd Vice President and Chairman of League Management Company, Mallam Shehu Dikko, and NFF Executive Committee Member, Ahmed Yusuf Fresh.
Chairman of Nasarawa United, Barrister Isaac Danladi,who broke the news to newsmen said he was delighted with the invitation of the players to the under 20 camp.