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U-23 Must Beat Congo –Amiesimaka

Posted: Jul 15, 2015 at 12:16 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

Former Nigerian international Chief Adokiye Amiesimaka has charged Nigeria’s Under-23 team to go all out for a resounding victory when they face Congo’s under-23s in a 2016 Olympic qualifying game on Sunday.

Amiesimaka addressed the team in a quickly-arranged ceremony monitored by supersport.com after watching their training session on Monday.

“I am extremely delighted to address you because I know what it feels like to shoulder the responsibilities of your country.

“Sometimes you play well and at other times you don’t, but you must be ready to take it in your stride whatever the case.

“The expectation is however for you to play well and I urge you all to do that on Sunday,” Amiesimaka said.

He then took the time to extol the qualities of head coach Samson Siasia, urging the players to show implicit respect and tap from his deep reserve of experience.

“Your coach is one of the best in the country.