Former Nigerian midfielder, Henry Nwosu has commended the Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr and the players for their hard-fought victory against Cape Verde in Tuesday’s 2022 World Cup qualifiers.
Recall that Nigeria defeated the Blue Sharks 2-1 at their home soil thanks to Victor Osimhen goal and an own goal from the host.
Reacting to the victory, Nwosu stated that their win is an indication of the players determination to beat Cape Verde.
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“I am delighted that the team came out victorious against Cape Verde. I expected a tough game from the host but I am happy we got the three points. It is a hard-fought victory that the players deserved.
“At this point we are in good control of the group and i am sure the team will win the group at the end of the qualifiers.”