By Obaloluwa Joshua, LAGOS
Nigeria’s ambassador to Portugal, Alex Kefas has praised the Super Eagles despite the team’s poor display against Portugal in Thursday night’s friendly encounter, reports PNO Sports.
The Super Eagles lost 4-0 to the Selecao and were completely outplayed in the game.
Portugal scored twice in the first half and added two more after the break.
Kefas visited the players at their hotel after the game with the Nigerian ambassador to Guinea Bissau and Czech Republic also in attendance.
“I observed some of you were devasted when you came in, but that’s football. You lost today, but it is also important to concentrate on the future,”Kefas was quoted by NFF.com.
“You gave your best out there. We believe you will do well in subsequent matches.
“We will keeping on supporting you and the NFF as well as our head coach, Jose Peseiro.”