Connect with us

Labaran Wasanni

Despite shared points with Tunisia, Ezenwa says Eagles will progress



Super Eagles gave up a goal lead to Tunisia in their second group fixture of the fourth African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Rwanda but goalkeeper, Ikechukwu Ezenwa insists that the Nigerian team would secure passage to the next round of the championship.

Speaking with after the 1-1 draw that saw the Tunisians in dominance on Friday, the former Sharks FC goalkeeper expressed confidence that the Super Eagles will reach the next round of the championship.

“I think it is one of those moments in the game, we got punished for not playing to our full potentials. However, I think the result is good, a point is important considering the fact that our opponents needed the game more. Our attention is now shifted to the next game.

“I’m optimistic we will qualify to the next round, we have accumulated four points and we are now the favourites in this group. We are hopeful that against Guinea the job will be completed,” Ezenwa said.

Ezenwa tasked the supporters and Nigerians to motivate the team to success in the championship.

“They should continue praying for us, we are here to make them proud and we will do everything humanly possible to represent the nation well. We need their support during this key moment to scale through the group stages,” added Ezenwa.

Listen Live

Freedom Radio Kano 99.5 FM Freedom Radio Kaduna 92.9 FM Freedom Radio Dutse 99.5 FM Dala FM Kano 88.5

Now Streaming

Subscribe to Freedom Radio via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this site and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 340,677 other subscribers.

Copyright © 2019. Freedom Radio Group. All Rights Reserved.

error: Content is protected !!