Super Eagles’ defender, William Troost-Ekong has praised the team on their emphatic 4-0 win over Libya in Uyo, whilst also urging the squad not to relent ahead of Tuesday’s return leg in Tunis, AOIFootball.com reports.
The Udinese of Italy player, who featured for the entire match duration whilst helping Nigeria to her second clean sheet, further praised striker Odion Ighalo for his impressive display against the Mediterranean Knights.
“Three points. Clean sheet. Great work from the boys today. Always enjoy playing on my home soil in Uyo. Special mention of @ighalojude congrats on your hat-trick bro. On to Tuesday now to finish the job! #SuperEagles #Afcon #GloryToGod,” Ekong posted.
The Eagles will now head into Tuesday’s return leg in Tunis with confidence, knowing that a win could edge them closer to their first AFCON in six years.