Akpeyi Speaks On Missing Out Of AFCON Qualifiers


Super Eagles goalkeeper, Daniel Akpeyi has revealed that the senior national team is open to every player and that he will always wait for his time despite not been invited for the Benin and Lesotho 2021 AFCON qualifiers.


The  Kaizer Chiefs goaltender made this known in a chat with a Lagos based Radio station, where he said that nothing surprises him in the Super Eagles


Akpeyi also said that he will continue to support the team in their quest to qualifying for the bi-annual tournament.


“The truth is that is I keep my thoughts open and as far as I’m concerned, nothing surprises me in football anymore, because I’ve been in the game for long to understand what it’s all about,” Akpeyi said.


“All I just need to do is to focus on my club because I’m not contracted to the national team. I need to focus on where I have a contract and do my best.


“National team is opened to everyone and it’s a privilege to be called up into the national team.”



Source: Complete Sports