Toro tasks Keshi on W/Cup qualifiers

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Former Secretary General of the Nigeria Football Association, Sani Toro has congratulated the Super Eagles and their coach, Stephen Keshi.

“I’m happy for Keshi and I want to congratulate Nigerians and everybody that made this victory possible,” Toro,  said.

Champion ..... Eagles lift their  Coach Stephen Keshi after the team won the Cup yesterday. Photo: AFP

Champion ….. Eagles lift their Coach Stephen Keshi after the team won the Cup yesterday. Photo: AFP

He tasked the head coach not to rest on his oars and forge ahead with the World Cup qualifiers which will begin soon.

“What remains now is the World Cup and I am sure the Eagles will qualify. He should ensure everything is put in place for us to qualify.”

Toro pleaded with Keshi not to resign. “Keshi should take it easy and ignore side talks. He has to keep his job and win more laurels for self and country because he has a young side that can go places.”

The former Bauchi State Sports Commissioner also expressed happiness over the role played by home-based players.

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