Orji Kalu hails Super Eagles’ victory over Cape Verde



A former Governor of Abia  and Pillar of Sports in Africa, Sen. Orji Kalu has applauded Super Eagles for their victory over Cape Verde in FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifying fixture.

News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) recalls  that a 75th minute own goal by Cape Verde,  earned Nigeria a 2-1 win in their qualifying clash in Mindelo on Tuesday.

precious away win,  took Super Eagles to a firm position at top of Group C of the African race of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.

Describing victory as well-deserved and timely, Kalu, Senate Chief Whip,  stressed that national team demonstrated football expertise during match.

Kalu, who commended players for their performance, added that  Super Eagles team was waxing strong.

victory of Super Eagles of Nigeria against Blue Sharks of Cape Verde is a development.

players and officials of Super Eagles,  demonstrated expertise and experience in world of soccer.

“I salute national team for making Nigeria proud,” Kalu  said.

former governor wished the Super Eagles continued success in future outings. (NAN)