The Tremendous Eagles of Nigeria could be returning to Nigeria after struggling back-to-back losses of their friendlies within the USA.
The brand new coach of the Tremendous Eagles of Nigeria has suffered his second loss in control of the aspect by the hands of Ecuador within the friendlies, which was performed at present, Friday, June 3, 2022, within the USA. The 1-0 loss to Ecuador comes simply weeks after the staff misplaced to Mexico by 2 targets to 1.
These outcomes have raised considerations concerning the type of the aspect forward of their AFCON qualifiers, with their first match going down on Thursday, June 9, 2022, towards Sierra Leone at 5 pm.
The NFF president Amaju Pinnick nonetheless, states that the staff’s goal had been completed despite the fact that they’d misplaced the fixtures. In accordance with Day by day Publish Nigeria, he mentioned:
I’m completely satisfied and I can let you know that we fulfilled our goals of restoring the spirit of the Tremendous Eagles following the failure to qualify for the FIFA World Cup. Pinnick was quoted by Come up Information as saying.
We misplaced each video games towards Mexico and Ecuador narrowly, however we have been up for it and by no means completed on the again foot. The boys gave a great account of themselves in each video games.
Given the variety of first-team gamers that weren’t out there, now we have to reward the boys who confirmed up right here and gave their all. They’ve given us confidence going into the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.”
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