The experience of playing and winning Bronze at the Olympic games is greater than any thing else even the FIFA World Cup.
Not our words, but those of Nigeria midfielder, Popoola Sodiq.
— William Troost-Ekong (@wtroostekong) August 8, 2016
The 22-year-old was a member of the Samson Siasia team that picked bronze at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, beating Honduras 3-2 in the third place playoff.
— Mikel John Obi (@mikel_john_obi) August 8, 2016
Sodiq, who plies his trade in Morocco‘s second division described the Olympic experience as ‘one of kind’.
He said the Summer Games is significantly bigger because it’s a Sporting Event with every Country in the world vying for honors, unlike the World Cup.