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Sanwo-Olu Hosts Super Eagles For AFCON Send-Forth Dinner



The Super Eagles on Tuesday, January 9, had a dinner with the Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu before departing for Côte d’Ivoire for the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON). 

The team arrived at the State House in Marina about 10pm.

They were in high spirits, dressed in tops inscribed with the slogan ‘Let’s do it again’.

Speaking, Sanwo-Olu charged the team to “make Nigeria proud and bring the cup home”.

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Chairman of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick, former player Segun Odegbami, among other board members of the NFF, were on hand to welcome the team with the governor.

Coach Paseiro and other members of the technical team were also in the entourage.

Kelechi Iheanacho was absent. It was gathered he would join the team in Côte d’Ivoire.

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