2018 World Cup: Eagles’ qualification non-negotiable- NFF

2018 World Cup: Eagles’ qualification non-negotiable- NFF


Just few days to the crunchy tie against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in Godswill Akpabio International Stadium Akwa Ibom, Uyo, the General Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation, Dr Sanusi Muhammed is confident that the that Nigeria’s qualification is non negotiable.

Dr. Sanusi admitted that, though Nigeria did not get good result in Uyo as country fell 2-0 to Bafana-Bafana of South Africa in the last AFCON qualifier match but confident that all has been put in place to right the wrong when Super Eagles host Indomitable lion of Cameroon come September 1st in Uyo stadium.

According to him, with football fans still nursing the wounds of that painful defeat suffered by Super Eagles against South Africa months back during AFCON qualifier in Uyo.

“As human being one is bound to make mistakes but by God’s grace we will not make any deliberate one that will jeopardize our world cup ticket. I ask that you all should continue to offer your advice and prayers to the team.

“With the kind of preparation put in place by the federation I can tell all Nigerians that world cup ticket is not negotiable because we have been working very hard and will not relent until we get it.

Dr, Sanusi, hoewver, call on all stakeholders not to hesitate to contribute their quota to ensure victory in the match Against indomitable of Cameroon.

“We are calling on all the supporters of Super Eagles to remain calm and faithful to the national team, what we need now is their support to secure the world cup ticket for nation.”

NFF scribe opined that the NFF is serving as the bridge builder between the national teams and the supporters optimistic that the anticipated results for the Super Eagles will come at the right time.