Captain Ahmed Musa and defender Kenneth Omeruo, both key figures in Nigeria’s 2013 AFCON victory, are on the brink of securing another title as the Super Eagles face Cote d’Ivoire in the showdown.
Ahead of the highly anticipated final match at the Stade Olympique Alassane Ouattara, Musa and Omeruo expressed their determination to relive the euphoria of winning Africa’s most prestigious football trophy.
Reflecting on their past triumph, Musa emphasized the indescribable feeling of lifting the AFCON trophy and expressed his desire for a “double-double” experience. Omeruo echoed this sentiment, affirming their relentless pursuit of championship glory.
The significance of the final match is not lost on either team, with Nigeria’s William Ekong anticipating a fiercely contested battle for the trophy.
Despite Cote d’Ivoire’s unexpected journey to the final, Ekong emphasized that the Super Eagles are prepared to give their all on the field.
As the stage is set for a clash between two football giants, the anticipation for a classic encounter between the Eagles and the Elephants continues to mount, promising a thrilling conclusion to the tournament.
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