Emmanuel Emenike "It was not an easy decision," Nigerian forward says

Emmanuel Emenike recently spoke with BBC regarding his decision to quit the Super Eagles.

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Following his sudden retirement from international football, Nigeria forward, Emmanuel Emenike spoke to BBC, saying:

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“It was not an easy decision. I didn’t think my international career would come to a sudden end, but that is life.
Sometimes it’s better to remove yourself from an environment that doesn’t suit you mentally and physically, this is what I have done.
I also felt it was important that people hear directly from me to avoid a funny twist to the story.
I wish to thank the coaches who gave me a chance, fellow players and in particular big thanks to all my fans for their unconditional support.”

Emmanuel Emenike is mobbed by fans as he joins plane to Abuja for Super Eagles camping play

Emmanuel Emenike is mobbed by fans as he joins plane to Abuja for Super Eagles camping

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Emenike announced his retirement on Instagram, sending shock waves across the Nigerian Football Federation.

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