Ex-international and former super eagles captain Austin jay-jay okocha has praised the super eagles of Nigeria saying they had a good tournament despite the loss to france.
Okocha is a crafty attacking midfielder with lot of tricks and was a member of gold medal winning Nigerian football team in 1996 Atlanta Olympics.
The Nigerian football legend while addressing a press after the world cup second round game between Nigeria and France at the on going world cup said the team had a good outing and said he was pleased with the performance of team in Brasil.
“The boys did their best, it was very obvious they had the game under control for a larger duration but failed to create enough chances and couldnt even utilize ones they had.
“I am very sure they have learnt one or two lessons from the game. He said”
“He continued by saying Nigerians have to appreciate the transformation this team has undergone under Coach Stephen Keshi. He has really done a tremendous work with the team.
They have done very well and we must appreciate that fact.