Leader of the Nigerian delegation to Friday’s prestige friendly against Mexico (Saturday morning, Nigerian time) in the United States, Chief Emeka Inyama, has said the Super Eagles squad he is with in the States is composed and ready for action against Mexico.
Speaking to team’s Media Officer, Ben Alaiya from Houston, Inyama, who is the Chairman of the NFF Media and Publicity Committee, said he was delighted at what he is seeing adding that he believes that the team will do well against Mexico. “But the ultimate target is to have a team that will qualify for the Brazil 2014 World Cup.”
He continued: We just had lunch and all the 22 players we have been doing great and rearing to go. The coaches must be commended for the wonderful drilling they are giving our boys. I am very sure we will not disappoint the nation against Mexico.
The former Abia State Sports Commissioner praised NFF President, Alhaji Aminu Maigari for the initiative of organizing top grade friendlies for the national team. “We have reached a height in our football that was never attained in the last 19 yars and we don’t want to even come down again”, he said.