Super Eagles Vice President, Osinbajo visits squad ahead of Algeria clash

The Vice President also watched the Super Eagles as they partake in evening training.

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The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Tuesday, November 8 got a visit from the Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo.

Solomon Dalung, Yemi Osinbajo and Amaju Pinnick play Yemi Osinbajo visited the Super Eagles in the company of Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung and NFF president Amaju Pinnick (Twitter)

 

Osinbajo visited the Super Eagles at Abuja National stadium where they have been training ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Algeria.

Yemi Osinbajo and John Obi Mikel play John Mikel Obi speaks to Osinbajo (Twitter)

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The Super Eagles host Algeria on Saturday, November 12 at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo.

Gernot Rohr, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and Amaju Pinnick play Yemi Osinbajo greets Technical Adviser of the Super Eagles Gernot Rohr (Twitter/NFF)

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Osinbajo met and spoke with the players and coaching crew of the Super Eagles and encouraged ahead of the clash.

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of visiting our Super Eagles while they trained for the World Cup Qualifier at the National Stadium, Abuja,” Osinbajo wrote on Twitter.

 

It is undeniable that the game of football unites us as a people and nation.

Solomon Dalung, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and John Mikel Obi play John Mikel Obi speaks to the media (Twitter/NFF)

 

We are honoured by the young men and coaching staff who are tirelessly working to ensure the nation qualifies for the 2018 World Cup.

We are extremely proud of you. Thank you!”

Solomon Dalung, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and Amaju Pinnick play Yemi Osinbajo watched the Super Eagles in training (Twitter/NFF)

 

The Vice President also watched the Super Eagles as they partake in evening training.

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