Eagles Improving With Every Game; But Goalkeeping Still Worrisome


Emmanuel Okala has hailed the Super Eagles’ inspiring showing in their 2-1 win against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Wednesday’s 2019 Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal match, saying it was a stand out performance which confirms that the Gernot Rohr’s men raise their game in every single match, Completesports.com reports.

Winner of the AFCON in 1980 in Lagos, the former Enugu Rangers goaltender says the Eagles have continued to water Nigerians’ appetite for a possible title triumph in the Pharaohs’ land on July 19.

“I watched a Super Eagles team that showed they are indeed serious in the AFCON tournament,” Okala who is called ‘Man Mountain’ because of his intimidating height told Completesports.com.

Emmanuel Okala

“I was impressed, I believe every other Nigerian was, not just about the fact that they won, but also about the team’s quality of play.

“They seem to get better in every…

Source: Complete Sports