See what Super Eagles players are saying ahead of 2nd clash against Sierra Leone
In a matchday three group qualifier for the 2022 Africa Cup of Nations Cup (AFCON) played on Friday, November 13th the Super Eagles of Nigeria were held to a 4-4 draw by the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone.
Coach Gernot Rohr has expressed disappointment with the result and performance of the team giving reasons for the collapse.
President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick has lambasted the team stating that allowing Sierra Leone to come back from four goals down is unacceptable.
After the disappointing result, some players are already talking tough ahead of the second leg.
The Super Eagles travel to Freetown to take on the Leone Stars in matchday four of the qualification series.
Players such as Leon Balogun, William Troost Ekong, and Alex Iwobi have given their thoughts on the next game.
See what the Super Eagles players are saying about the next game against Sierra Leone below
I enjoyed the first half of the game . We played with great intensity and discipline. I trust the game in Freetown will be much better . We Meuveee!!!!
— John Ogu (@ogujohnugo) November 13, 2020
It is our Naija spirit to overcome and succeed. Hungry and ready for redemption tuesday! 💪🏽🇳🇬 🦅 pic.twitter.com/HXdLJoHeDg
— William Troost-Ekong (@WTroostEkong) November 14, 2020
Deeply Disappointed , We’ll Work To Put Things Right pic.twitter.com/S2CeymLpzq
— Alexander Iwobi (@alexiwobi) November 13, 2020
Lesson to learn from last night: never let success get to your head and never let failure get to your heart.
We will come out on top of this 🇳🇬🦅 pic.twitter.com/UNpHYHUCJf
— Leon Balogun (@LeonBalogun) November 14, 2020