FIFA U-17 World Cup UAE 2013

06 - 28 October

FIFA U-17 World Cup 2013

Eaglets erupt at the Zayed

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After an entertaining final at Mohammad Bin Zayed stadium, Nigeria were justly crowned FIFA U-17 World Cup champions for the fourth time in their history.

Musa Muhammed, Kelechi Iheanacho  got the goals for the Nigerians in a thrilling encounter, which capped more than three weeks of enthralling action from the United Arab Emirates.

Following the final whistle, Nigeria's captain Muhammed was handed the trophy and the celebrations kicked into high gear. There were emotional scenes throughout the stadium in Abu Dhabi as Mexicans lay on the ground in despair while the Golden Eaglets erupted in the joyful scenes of celebration that only comes with laying hands on a World Cup trophy.

Click through the photo gallery at the top right for pictures of the post-game revelry.

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