After narrowly losing 1-0 to Japan in a friendly match, coaches of the Golden Eaglets have taken the teens to the classroom.
The move is meant to correct lapses noticed in the defeat to the Asian side.
Coach Manu Garba led technical crew took time to analyse yesterday’s game.
The technical and tactical lecture is meant to give the boys a picture of what expect at the 2019 FIFA U17 World Cup in Brazil.
Golden Eaglets have lost their final friendly game 1-0 against Japan ahead of the FIFA U17 World Cup.
It was their second loss prior to the tournament in Brazil after 2-1 defeat to Sao Paulo FC U17s but the West African nation rallied back to beat South Korea 4-2 in the second friendly.
Wakatsuki Yamato netted the only goal for the Japanese team in the 22nd minute of the encounter played at the Sao Paulo Football Club ground in Coita, where the Eaglets have been training.
Nigeria’s bid for a record-extending sixth title will get underway on Saturday against Hungary at the Goiania Estadio Olimpico before facing Ecuador and Australia in the first round of the championship.