UCL/UEL/ECL: Eguavoen sends message to eight Super Eagles’ stars for semi-finals qualification
Former Super Eagles interim coach, Austin Eguavoen has congratulated the likes of Wilfred Ndidi, Leon Balogun, Cyriel Dessers, Kelechi Iheanacho, Samuel Chukwueze, Joe Aribo, Calvin Bassey and Ademola Lookman for qualifying for this year’s UEFA Champions League, UEFA European League and Europa Conference League semi-finals on Thursday night.
Recall that Samuel Chukwueze scored the goal that ensured Villarreal defeated Bayern Munich to qualify for the Champions League last-four on Wednesday night.
Rangers stars, Joe Aribo, Calvin Bassey and Leon Balogun, featured for their club side as they defeated Braga on Thursday night to qualify for the Europa League semi-final.
Leicester City stars, Kelechi Iheanacho and Ademola Lookman, featured for Leicester City as they defeated PSV in the Europa Conference League last night.
Meanwhile, Wilfred Ndidi didn’t feature against PSV due to injury.
In a tweet via his Twitter handle on Thursday night, Eguavoen hailed the eight players.
He tweeted, “Congratulations to Wilfred Ndidi, Leon Balogun, Cyriel Dessers, Kelechi Iheanacho, Samuel Chukwueze, Joe Aribo, Calvin Bassey and Ademola Lookman as they’re all gonna be playing in European Semifinals this season.
“Well done to every one of them.”