The Tremendous Eagles have been fairly spectacular on the AFCON, however they faltered within the ultimate
Tremendous Eagles attacker Kelechi Iheanacho has despatched an apology to Nigerian followers following their loss to Cote d’Ivoire within the ultimate of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, Soccernet.ng studies.
Nigeria had a spectacular marketing campaign on the AFCON in Ivory Coast. They began badly with a 1-1 draw towards Equatorial Guinea of their first recreation, however they picked up the tempo of their second recreation.
The Tremendous Eagles then claimed wins towards Ivory Coast and Guinea-Bissau of their remaining video games of the group stage. In addition they, went previous Cameroon, Angola, and South Africa within the knockout rounds to arrange a ultimate date with hosts Cote d’Ivoire.
Sadly, they have been stopped on their tracks by the Elephants as they succumbed to a comeback loss. Leicester Metropolis star Kelechi Iheanacho was used sparingly within the competitors and acquired his first look within the semi-final towards South Africa. He was additionally launched halfway into the second half towards Cote d’Ivoire within the ultimate, however he couldn’t assist the Tremendous Eagles.
Following the loss Iheanacho has despatched an apology to Nigerian followers through his X page.
“Usually na this one dey ache move wey you don see the trophy however you no contact am na wahala.
“We will likely be again. Thanks to all Nigerians that supported us. God bless you all, let’s maintain believing. Thanks most excessive God,” Iheanacho wrote.
Subsequent up for the Tremendous Eagles is the World Cup qualifiers set for Might this yr.