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WAFU Cup: Eneji Voted Best Player In Nigeria’s Win Vs Ghana

WAFU Cup: Eneji Voted Best Player In Nigeria’s Win Vs Ghana

Home-based Super Eagles midfielder Peter Eneji was named Nasco Man of the Match in the 2-0 win against hosts Ghana in the 2017 West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Cup of Nations in their last Group A game on Monday.Eneji, who plays for Nigeria Professional Football League champions Plateau United, was outstanding for the home-based Eagles as he provided the assist for the first goal scored by Anthony Okpotu on 52 minutes.Eneji then made it 2-0 in the 55th minute as he slammed in a left-foot strike off a cross from Chima Akas.

The win saw the home-based Eagles progress into the semi-finals alongside Ghana.

The group’s other teams Guinea and Mali played 1-1 thereby crashing out in the group stage.

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  • Somebody should please tell Gernot Rohr.. that Chima Akas is a Left back oooooooooo.!….. #EchejileOut.

  • By the way why does some Jersey have names at the back and others don’t..

  • Sometimes when we castigate our own players, it doesn’t mean we hate them but it pains us to see them pushing themselves so hard to bring honor to the country but without success. This can spur the players to give it one more push. That one more push is what the WAFU Eagles has done and succeeded. There are more pushes to be pushed. At this stage, Nigerians are satisfied with your performances. So go for it and make us happy. Congrats boys.

  • Mathew Sunday 4 years ago

    I can see d future of eagles is bright wit dis lad Adeleye, Akas, Moses, Ifeanyi they are good to go up super eagle wel done. #eaglesisback jo…

  • omo9ja 4 years ago

    Congratulations home base Eagles. God bless Nigeria!!!

  • Pondra 4 years ago

    Peter Eneji should not be left out anytime soon by Nigeria, His left foot is magic. He deserves MOTM award for his wonderful performance and kudos to the coach and his players. Up naija