AFCON: Super Eagles Coach Claims They Are Satisfied With Third Place


Nigeria have verified third spot in the 2019 African Cup Of Nations after a 1-0 win against Tunisia.

Gernot Rohr talks about the match and their past recreations as he said they are happy with the third spot as they figured out how to beat Africa’s subsequent best group.


Gernot Rohr additionally said Mikel Obi should be expressed gratitude toward for his profession in Nigeria and assuming his job as Captain.

The Super Eagles were granted their bronze decorations and Striker Odion Ighalo is as of now the most elevated objective scorer at the competition in Egypt.

Gernot Rohr likewise will stay on as Nigeria head mentor, in spite of the nation’s Africa Cup of Nations frustration in Egypt.

He stated:

“I am glad to have won my first #AFCON decoration. It was a hard competition… Be that as it may, what’s to come is splendid for my group. We have a great deal of youthful ability coming through.

We yielded a few objectives in the competition, because of certain mix-ups and we need to deal with those individual slip-ups… Yet, I am glad that every single player in my @NGSuperEagles squad of 23 played.

What was great in my group, during this competition, was the psychological quality of my players. We lost to Madagascar yet returned emphatically against Cameroon. Also, even after our misfortune in the semi-last, they had a decent demeanor for the match of today.

we need to thank @mikel_john_obi for the profession that he has had with Nigeria. It’s significant we do that. He might not have played all through the competition, however he assumed his job as Captain.

We’re happy with the third spot. We figured out how to beat Africa’s subsequent best group. It was hard so we’re great with it. I told the players that triumphant a little last is superior to losing a major one. I’m exceptionally positive about what’s to come.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here