Super Eagles central defender William Troost-Ekong commented on his delight following Nigeria’s 2-1 win over South Africa at the Cairo International Stadium on Wednesday night which helped the Gernot Rohr managed side sealed their place in 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) semi finals, reports Futbalgalore.com.
The Udinese guardsman scored the all-important winning goal on 89 minutes the Super Eagles kept their AFCON title hopes alive.
“🇳🇬🦅 NAIJA SPIRIT!!! Thank God for the winning goal,” the former Bursaspor and KAA Gent central defender wrote via Twitter.
Nigeria will now gear up for a semi final encounter against Algeria or Cote d’Ivoire on Sunday night at the Cairo International Stadium.