The Olympic Eagles have started preparations for the 2019 Africa U23 Cup of Nations, Futbalgalore.com reports.
Olympic Eagles are camped in Abuja ahead of the competition in Egypt.
Coach Imama Amapakabo has decided to work with majority of those that helped the team qualify for the tournament and youngsters within the age limit.
Nigeria have been drawn in Group B for the Nations Cup in Egypt where they will face Ivory Coast, South Africa and Zambia.
The 2019 Africa U23 Cup of Nations will be the third edition of the quadrennial international age-restricted football championship organised by the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
The tournament will be played between 8–22 November 2019. It will determine which three African teams will compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics men’s football tournament in Japan.