Our Super Eagles Is Determined To Excel – Abass
A member of House of Representatives Committee on Sports, Honourable Tajudeen Abass, has disclosed that all the allowances entitled for the Super Eagles’ Russia World Cup preparation and execution has been approved. He made this known during a chat with The Guardian at the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) secretariat, on Thursday in Abuja.
Abass reiterated that the players would receive their allowances but, however, did not disclose the amount the National Assembly approved for the team.
He also declared that the Super Eagles can pull a draw in tomorrow’s international friendly against the Three Lions of England and could possibly get to the quarterfinals in the FIFA World Cup in Russia. This, according to him, is because of the zeal he sees in the national team.
“The draw against England would be a motivational tonic to approach the matches in the FIFA World Cup in Russia. They have started well with a defeat of Argentina in the international friendly,”
Speaking further, NIGERIA NEWS gathered that the recent international friendly games have sharpen the team for the tasks ahead, adding that the Eagles’ ability to defeat Argentina in the friendly will give them the required tonic to get to the quarter finals in Russia.
“This our Super Eagles is determined to excel. Since the team was able to defeat Argentina, there is hope in the team advancing to the quarterfinals in Russia.“The team is also adequately motivated to put in their best,” Abass said.