By Prince Sunny Ebhojiaye.
Patron of Nigeria Football Supporters Club, Evangelist Paulinus Ugochukwu, who is also the president of Alaba International market association of electronic traders has warned the Super Eagles of Nigeria not to underrate the Black stars of Ghana national team when both teams clash in Ghana for the 2022 FIFA World Cup preliminary scheduled for Qatar.
Evangelist Ugochukwu said that on paper, Super Eagles are formidable, but warned that when it comes to football, between two rivals teams like Nigeria and Ghana anything can happen.
The Super Eagles are a good side no doubt, but Ghana also has good players and they may want to prove a point by defeating Nigeria, he said.
He advised the Technical adviser, Austin Eguavon and the chief coach, Emmanuel Amuneke to guide against power tussle between them.
According to him, who is in charge of Super Eagles should not be the issue anong the coaching crew, but the sprit of cooperation and love should prevail to achieve success.
Evangelist Ugochukwu further warned that Nigeria cannot afford to underate Ghana but should work hard to beat her at home to make the second leg easier.
The executive chairman Sound Prince of Alaba International market association, told CITY EXPRESS NEWS in his office that the super eagles is the best team in Africa despite losing to Tunisia in the group stage. The exit of the team is very painful he added.
Ghana has sacked her national coach for existing the tournament at an early stage. Evangelist Ugochukwu however applauded the Nigeria Football Federation for supporting the super eagles during the Africa cup of nations. He blamed the players for being over confident against Tunisia.
He therefore urged the sports ministry to endeavour to support all the Football Federation programmes.