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AFCON 2023: Obaseki Commends Super Eagles’ Win Against South Africa



AFCON 2023: Obaseki Commends Super Eagles' Win Against South Africa

Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, Congratulates Super Eagles on AFCON Semi-Final Win Against South Africa

The Governor’s message was contained in a message Wednesday night by his Special Adviser (Media Project), Crusoe Osagie.

The Super Eagles had defeated South Africa 4-2 on penalties after a 1-1 score line in regulation time

“I heartily congratulate our darling Super Eagles for their victory over the Bafana Bafana of South Africa.

“The Super Eagles were a better team, displaying formidable skills, resilience, strength and determination throughout the match, securing a ticket to the finals of the competition after their 4-2 score line on penalties.

“The team is just inches away from their fourth continental trophy and we are confident that they will bring the laurel home. Congratulations, champs.”

It would be recalled that the state government had earlier in the day, opened free viewing centres across the state, including Eguare, Okhuesan, Esan South East, the village of Super Eagles forward, Victor Osimhens village, to enable football enthusiasts to enjoy the match.