How Buhari Hosted Super Eagles In Abuja. The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, Today, has hosted the Country’s National Senior Team, The Super Eagles at the State House in Abuja. See Super Eagles Full Squad, Photos and What Buhari said to them below.
What Buhari Told The Super Eagles Team
Buhari spoke during a reception organised for the team at the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Wednesday.
The President said, “As you are going to represent us in Russia, you must bear in mind that you are not just going for a tournament.
“With each game, you must remember that you are carrying the passions, emotions, and feelings of over 180 million people.
“Play fair and clean, but demonstrate the gallant spirit which Nigerians are known for.
“Nothing unites Nigerians more than football and nothing will gladden the people of Nigeria than for your to acquit yourself honourably by winning in Russia.
RUSSIA 2018: SUPER EAGLES OF NIGERIA W/CUP TEAM
Goalkeepers: Francis Uzoho; Daniel Akpeyi; Ikechukwu Ezenwa
Defenders: Abdullahi Shehu; Olaoluwa Aina; Tyronne Ebuehi; William Ekong; Leon Balogun; Chidozie Awaziem; Elderson Echiejile; Kenneth Omeruo; Bryan Idowu
Midfielders: Wilfred Ndidi; Mikel John Obi; Ogenyi Onazi; John Ogu; Mikel Agu; Oghenekaro Etebo; Joel Obi
Forwards: Odion Ighalo; Simeon Nwankwo; Alex Iwobi; Ahmed Musa; Kelechi Iheanacho. Moses Simon (further checks in the UK); Victor Moses (to join team in London
How Buhari Hosted Super Eagles In Abuja
See Photos of Super Eagles Visit to The State House in Abuja below.