Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Sports

 

Soccer

 

AFCON

Pirates’ Ndah Praised Following ‘Super-Eagle’ AFCON Feature

Following his Africa Cup of Nations include for Nigeria against Guinea-Bissau, Orlando Pirates protector Olisa Ndah was hailed by previous Akwa United partner Charles Okafor, portraying the Bucs safeguard as an extraordinary variety.

In the wake of being an unused substitute in the initial two matches of Group B for the Super Eagles, Ndah was given a few minutes in the final part as he supplanted Frank Onyeka with the Nigerians arising as 2-0 champs at Roumde Adija Stadium in Cameroon on Wednesday.

"Olisa Ndah is an exceptional variety. The manner in which he conveys the ball. The contacts. The confidence.Top everything, DM, CB, LB or RB, man plays easily. Such a delight to have played with him," said @charliekafor.

Ndah and friends came to the last 16 of the opposition with three straight successes, having neglected Egypt and Sudan.

The Pirates player has been important for the public group beginning around 2019, framing part of the public group that main comprises of privately based players while he was likewise essential for the Under-23 crew, named the Olympic Eagles.

His first authority call-up for the Super Eagles was back in July 2021 against Mexico, however he didn't include in the game, as he sat on the seat as the Mexicans whipped Nigeria 4-0 in a global amicable.

Going into the Afcon, the Bucs star and the remainder of the Super Eagles crew were not actually considered as a group that could be named among potential champs of the mainland competition, however, following their extraordinary presentation, everybody currently accepts they have an immense opportunity to lift the prize. Furthermore mentor Austine Eguavoen says presently individuals are beginning to give them regard.

"Nobody allowed us an opportunity from the principal game. I will keep on giving credit to my players, yet individuals have begun regarding Nigeria, however it will not get into our heads. Before the competition, we were the longshots. We are glad for the advancement and execution," said Eguavoen in his post-match meet. The Super Eagles excelling at the opposition will absolutely give the Soweto goliaths safeguard, Ndah, an immense confidence supporter and it will assist him with continuing to sparkle for Bucs in the DStv Premiership.


Source link: https://www.citizen.co.za/sport/soccer/local-soccer/2983332/pirates-ndah-praised-following-super-eagle-afcon-feature/

Content created and supplied by: Masters_Crew (via Opera News )

Africa Cup of Nations Bucs Ndah Nigeria Orlando Pirates

COMMENTS

Load app to read more comments