The Super Eagles of Nigeria

The Deputy Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Sports, Rep. Anayo Nnebe,  has given the Super Eagles a vote of confidence by describing them as being “technically strong” and on course to surprise the world.

Nnebe gave the Eagles’ preparation for the tournament a very high rating whilst expressing confidence in those in charge of the team. 

He stated that Nigerians look forward to the team returning from Russia in flying colors.

The lawmaker expressed his optimism in the team and described them as being capable to represent Nigeria effectively and bring glory to the country.

He urged the players to dedicate themselves to achieving greatness for the country. “The level of preparedness is high. We have a good technical team and a good coach.

Addressing the issue of legislative support for the team, Nnebe stated that the committee had ensured that the budgetary allocation made by the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development was more than enough.

The Deputy Chairman disclosed that the committee met with the Accountant-General of Federation and the issue of non-release of funds for the ministry and the team has been resolved.


He also advised critics to channel their energy into being supportive of the team and the management instead of finding faults.