Speaking to footballlive.ng is the U 17 Golden Eaglets player Akem Favour on his Aiteo Cup debut and just concluded U17 WAFU B tournament held in Niger Republic which he went on to say.
It was a great feeling and i count it a big privilege from my head coach to allow me debut for Supreme Court Fc in the Aiteo Cup competition.
I did my best in the match knowing fully well we were up against a big NPFL team sunshine Fc of Akure , which i was determined to score them but unfortunately the goal didn’t come, but i was still optimistic about having a good game.
When asked if he was jittery when he came in as a substitute considering his size and first experience .
U 17 Golden Eaglets player said i was not jittery or frightened at all, regardless of the fact that i will be underrated because my size, age, experience, by our opponents ,but i have learnt to build up full courage and confidence to be bold in the field of play and always give out my best at ever given time ,which i did today.
Concerning the just concluded U 17 WAFU in Niger Republic , i give all the thanks to God and i was really Super excited for being part of the winning team, we really worked hard at every stage of the game
All thanks to the coaches who were there for us building and moulding us to be great players in the making.
Knowing fully well that hard work is the back bone good success ,which we are out to achieve alot by working hard to win the AFCON U 17 to the U17 World cup as well.
Talking about fatigue , the former U 15 LMC/Laliga tournament said, i have always adopted the saying of coach
“play today, die today” every game is a battle for us, i love playing football all the time which i believe will help me improve better in my career .
I started my football career from the grass root FCTA U-13 ,to the U-13 National Team were i had a brilliant performance and was picked to represent the U 15 LCM /Laliga which i was with Habib Super Academy before moving to the U-17 golden Eaglets the younger star concluded.