HomeNigerian Footballers Abroad

Alonso Has Made Me A Better Player –Boniface

Alonso Has Made Me A Better Player  –Boniface

Super Eagles forward, Victor Boniface has heaped praises on Bayer Leverkusen manager, Xabi Alonso for making him a better player.

Recall that the Nigerian international played an integral role as Leverkusen won their first-ever Bundesliga title with few matches to spare.

However, in an interview with AFP, Boniface stated that he’s been so impressed with Alonso’s technical and tactical prowess.


Read Also: Premier League: Arsenal Survive Tottenham Fightback To Cement Place At Top

Victor Boniface (l) and Nathan Tella (r) in action for Bayer Leverkusen against Weder Bremen in the Bundesliga. Credit: Pierre O. Kouédy / GB2 images

“Imagine you’re training and your coach is doing better than you,” Boniface told AFP in an interview.

“Then you want to step up your game.


Victor Boniface and Nathan Tella. Photo Credit: Pierre O. Kouédy / GB2 images

“For him to be involved in training gives us a boost.

“Sometimes he tells me of players he played with, with similar abilities to me. He tries to improve me in my weakest areas.”

Photo Credit By Pierre O. Kouédy / GB2 images

Copyright © 2024 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com.


Update cookies preferences