The Nigerian U-19 national volleyball team has successfully defended its AFCON championship.
On Sunday evening, the Nigerian boys overcame Egypt 3-0 to win back the Moroccan championship.
Nigeria and Egypt have now qualified for the 2023 U-19 Volleyball World Cup by reaching the continental championship final.
Nigeria won the match by a score of 31–29 in the third set after taking the first set 25–20, the second 25–18, and the third set 25–18.
Elisha Anebi, Raheem Olayemi, and Abdulaziz Aliyu, three Nigerian athletes, were named to the tournament’s Dream Team.
The Best Setter award went to Anebi, Best Outside went to Olayemi, and Most Valuable Player went to Aliyu.