Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremade, has congratulated the Super Eagles on their victory.
Said he: I commend the Eagles for their resilience and determination. They have made us proud and it is my hope that they will consolidate on this victory back home in Nigeria to book a place in Brazil in a superlative style.”
Sports loving governor of DeltaState, Emmanuel Uduaghan also congratulated the Eagles and said that the victory should inspire them to do more. Uduaghan had these words for the Eagles: “Your victory made us proud. The victory should inspire you to seal it up in Nigeria and do us proud in Brazil.
You should not relent. The passing game of Ethiopia was a source of concern but your power, experience purposefulness gave us victory. In Nigeria, you must stick to those qualities and even improve on them. They can continue to pass the ball while we continue to score. Congrats our ambassadors.”
Glo congratulates Eagles
Leading telecommunications operator and sponsor of Nigerian National teams, Globacom has congratulated the Super Eagles for recording an important away win against the Walya Antelopes of Ethiopia in the World Cup qualifying match played in Addis Ababa on Sunday.
Globacom in a press statement released in Lagos eulogised the Super Eagles for recording the crucial away win in Addis Ababa which gave the team a brighter chance of qualifying for next year’s World Cup in Brazil.
“Playing under a high altitude, the Super Eagles displayed an unlimited attitude and triumphed over the Walya Antelopes right on their home turf. By this victory, the Super Eagles have again proved that no challenge is too complex for Nigeria to surmount.
We urge the team to sustain the momentum next month when they take on Ethiopia in Calabar so as to seal their ticket to represent Africa at the mundial,” Glo said in the statement released in Lagos on Sunday.
“The match was tough and the weather was inclement. We commend the Super Eagles and their coaching crew for their hard work, concentration and never-say-die spirit which earned them the away victory,” the statement added
Globacom observed that the victory has re-affirmed the Super Eagles’ rating as African Champions, adding that they should be focused as they prepare for the second leg on November 16th.
Globacom enjoined Nigerians not to relent in giving the much needed support to the Super Eagles as they prepare for the last 90 minutes before Brazil 2014
Globacom is the major partner of the Nigeria Football Federation and official sponsor of the Nigeria national teams.