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Eagles Applaud by CAF, FIFA and Nigerians; they made Africa proud

Secretary General of FIFA Fatma Samoura, the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) and some Nigerians believe Super Eagles made Africans proud despite its ejection from the World Cup.

Eagles Applaud by CAF, FIFA and Nigerians; they made Africa proudThe 1-2 loss to Argentina in the last group D game at Saint Petersburg stadium place the Nigeria team to a third place position with three points behind Agentina with four points.
Lionel Messi’s captain of the Argentina team will join Croatia who lead the group with nine points in the knockout stages while debutant Iceland will arrive home with a point alongside Gernot Rohr tutored side
On her Twitter handle @fatma_Samoura urged the team to hold its head high.
“…To the Nigerian side be proud, be strong, hold your heads high! You have not only lifted the spirits of your country but made it very proud of you,” she tweeted.
CAF also applaud, that the team had made them proud.
‘”Hard Luck @NGSuperEgles .. You did a great job and really made us proud. Celebrate Africa,” it said on CAF_online, its twitter account.
Many Nigerian politicians also twit to laud the Super Eages team.
Ben Murray Bruce : “Great game @NGSuperEagles. The score line doesn’t fluctuate the position of our hearts. We won together, we lost together. We remain proud of you guys”.
Atiku Abubakar: “We gave our all. The boys can hold their heads high. Thank you @NGSuperEagles”.
Bukola Saraki: ” A great performance by our @NGSuperEagles. We fought a good fight. However, you win some, you lose some. Raise your heads up, you inspired all 180 million of us. Thank you”.
With Senegal as the only Africa team left, will take on Columbia in their last group H game on Thursday.

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