Star Sixes tournament: Super Eagles Legends starts on win note


Ex-Super Eagles stars showed a glimpse of themselves as they began the maiden edition of Star Sixes tournament at the O2 Arena in London on a winning note.

The team, led by former Bolton Wanderers captain Austin Jay Jay Okocha defeated their counterpart from China 3-2.

Former Everton striker Yakubu Aiyegbeni, a late addition to the team scored two quickfire goals before Daniel Amokachi added a third. Peng Weijun scored a brace for China to make the scoreline respectable.

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Nigeria’s next game in the Star Sixes tournament is against Italy on Friday.

Nigeria Team: Jay-Jay Okocha, Celestine Babayaro, Daniel Amokachi, Julius Aghahowa, Garba
Lawal, Joseph Yobo, Victor Ikpeba, Taribo West, Uche Okechukwu, Peter Rufai, Yakubu Aiyegbeni

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