top of page

Nigeria beat South Africa To Claim Second Title in a Row

Nigerian Teenagers Beat South Africa To Win The 2023 Bayern Munich Youth Cup.

The FC Bayern Youth Cup is one of the  longest-running youth football tournament  hosted by a European football club.

It is meant to provide a great platform for young players to showcase their talent in Munich.

Within the FC Bayern Pathway, the competition is the stepping stone from grassroots football to high-level performance.

Since its introduction in 2012 it has been conducted on a yearly basis for U16 players, in cooperation with FC Bayern partners across the globe. From Nigeria to China and everywhere in between, over 100,000 players from more than 15 countries have participated.

More than 20 participants either signed a professional contract or got called up for their national teams after having participated.

This is the second consecutive time Nigeria will be winning the title, after beating Japan in 2022 to win the tournament.

In 2022, thet beat Japan 3-1 to win the 2022 edition.

Big congratulations to them.

13 views0 comments


bottom of page