Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has applauded the Home based Eagles impressive never say die attitude in the ongoing CHAN tournament in Morocco.
The Franco-German tactician spoke earlier today on brila FM, attributing the success recorded so far by the team as a result of their attitude.
“They don’t give up, it’s an amazing attitude, and to be in the last four already is enough success for the team
Nigeria played out a goalless draw in their opening game against Rwanda and going on to pip Libya 1-0 before a 3-1 win over Equatorial Guinea to top group C with seven points and reached the quarterfinals.
The West African giants snatched two late goals to beat Angola 2-1 in the quarter-final clash in Tangier on Sunday.
Ezenwa, who is captain of the home-based Super Eagles at the tournament, was awarded the Man of the Match following his heroics during the game.
Speaking after the game, Ezenwa said he is pleased with his performance so far and will do more to ensure that the Eagles who have not lifted the trophy get to the final.
Ezenwa was also the man in the pole as he helped Gernot Rohr-guided Eagles to reach the finals of the World Cup appearance.
“I have to thank the team especially the coach who was very calm in the technical area pushing the team and believing that we will get the win,” he said.
“The performance was great because we continued to push and tried to get the goal after going down and we did just that at the last minute, the former FC Ifeanyi Ubah goalkeeper added.
“I’m happy with my performance and having Gernot Rohr here watching, I believe that will help me with the senior national team,” he concluded.
Nigeria next outing will be against Sudan ho have also shown a high level of commitment, beating Zambia in the quarterfinals to book their place in the semis in Marrakech on Wednesday
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