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AFCON 2023: Nigeria’s Sports Minister Congratulates Super Eagles on Outstanding Win Over Cote d’Ivoire

AFCON 2023: Nigeria’s Sports Minister Congratulates Super Eagles on Outstanding Win Over Cote d’Ivoire

The Honourable Minister of Sports Development, Senator John Owan Enoh has sent a congratulatory message to the Senior Men’s National Team of Nigeria, the Super Eagles, following their remarkable victory against Cote D’Ivoire on Thursday in Abidjan.

In a statement, Senator Enoh expressed his delight with the team’s improved performance promised to Nigerians after their first game.

“The victory against Cote d’Ivoire is commendable, and defeating the host nation is a good sign of the team’s exceptional capabilities,” remarked Senator John Owan Enoh.

“The President and football-loving people of the Federal Republic of Nigeria are all rooting for you to stay victorious until the end. We all believe in you, It’s in you to win all through. Keep winning through all stages and bring home the trophy. We have done it before, and we can do it again. Let’s do it again!”

The Minister highlighted the collective support of the nation and urged the Super Eagles to continue in the same spirit throughout the competition. He expressed confidence in the team’s ability to overcome challenges and bring pride to Nigeria by clinching the championship.

As the tournament progresses, Senator John Owan Enoh encouraged the players and coaches to maintain their focus, determination, and team spirit. He concluded by extending heartfelt congratulations to the entire Nigerian ecosystem, saying it is a win all Nigerians can revel in.

William Troost-Ekong scored the only goal of the game from the penalty spot, after Africa’s best, Victor Osimhen was hacked down in the Ivorians’ box. The Nigerian side will take on Guinea-Bissau in their last group game, on Monday, January 22nd.

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  • Enaholo Amomu 4 months ago

    Congratulations super Eagles of Nigeria. From Victor Osimhen to all of you, you guys are top notch. Go go go Super Eagles!

  • Pompei 4 months ago

    Yes, good words of encouragement.
    Now please use your good office to ensure prompt payment of coach salaries and players bonuses.
    That’s an even better way to show you’re delighted.
    Breathe down the neck of NFF ONIGBESE. Close mark them. Watch them like a hawk, and make sure they settle all payables when due.

  • Charles 4 months ago

    Up up NFF! Up up Super Eagles.

  • Good luck Nigerians!

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