Senator Mark who watched the Eaglets overwhelm their Mexican counterparts along with Senate leader Victor Ndoma Egba and Director General National Sports Commission Gbenga Elegbeleye in Apo residence in Abuja said”I am very proud of the boys . Iam very proud to be a Nigerian”.
An elated Senator Mark added ” these boys have sent a clear message to all Nigerians that ethnic or religion should not be our problem. We are united under one God and nation. The boys have demonstrated that with the collective will of all of us, Nigeria can be united and we can rule the World”,
With this victory, Senator Mark added that it is a clear signal and a wake up call on the Super Eagles that Nigeria must be in Brazil for the world cup in 2014..
Expressing regret over his inability to be physically present in Dubai due to logistic hiccups Senator Mark noted that the Eaglets lived up to the expectations of Nigerians .