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Super Eagles Players get cash gift from Ifeany Ubah ahead of Egypt clash

Ifeany Ubah urged the Super Eagles to put the result of the first leg behind and positively work towards a win against Egypt

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Super Eagles players and Ifeanyi Ubah play Ifeanyi Ubah boost Super Eagles with N1.6m ($5,000) (Twitter)

Ahead of the second leg clash against Egypt in the 2017 African Cup of Nations qualifiers, the Super Eagles of Nigeria have received a morale booster from business man, Ifeanyi Ubah.

The Super Eagles were held by Egypt to a 1-1 draw in the first on Friday, March 25.

Ahead of the second leg the players were given the sum of N1.6m ($5,000) by the President of FC Ifeanyi Ubah, Dr. Patrick Ifeanyi Ubah.

Ifeanyi Ubah and John Obi Mikel play Ifeanyi Ubah and Super Eagles captain John Obi Mikel (Twitter)


The Chairman/CEO of Capital Oil and Gas had promised the sum to the national team if they beat the Pharaohs in the first leg in Kaduna.

Despite the draw, Dr. Ubah however presented a cheque for the amount to the team at their Africa Continental Hotel camp.

He urged them to put the result of the first leg behind and positively work towards a win in Alexandria on Tuesday.

Super Eagles players play

Super Eagles players


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The Super Eagles will face Egypt later today, Tuesday, March 29.

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