The governor of Ogun State, Dapo Abiodun has described the victory of the Super Eagles over their South African counterparts as well deserved.
Prince Abiodun, in a congratulatory message to the national football team and the entire country, praised the players for their outstanding performance against the South Africans.
The match had ended one apiece after extra time, but the Super Eagles prevailed 4-2 on penalties.
Governor Abiodun expressed delight and pride in the team’s remarkable victory. He commended the players, coaching staff, and the entire Nigerian football fraternity for their dedication and hard work.
“The Super Eagles have once again proven their mettle on the international stage, showcasing their exceptional skills and determination. I am incredibly proud of their achievement in securing a well-deserved spot in the African Cup of Nations finals.
“This victory is a testament to the strength and unity of our beloved country, Nigeria. The Super Eagles have shown the world what it means to be a team, fighting together to achieve a common goal,” the governor said.