Super Eagles winger and one of the goal scorers in the 6-1 routing of Liberia, Ahmed Musa, was the special birthday boy on Saturday night after the team’s win, Victor Moses is expected to mark his in the coming days.
The birthday session, which was not planned for, was announced by Head Coach Stephen Keshi, who said a cake has been prepared for Musa to mark the session. Thereafter in-house compere and Team’s Psychologist, Robinson Okosun, took charge of events with players and official singing and dancing the happy birthday song for the fleet-footed winger.
Assistant Coach, Sylvanus Okpala, known for his singing dexterity at such occasions took charge and it was fun as all the players and officials celebrated one of their own in style.
Musa said at the occasion that he is wishing for a Nations Cup triumph for the team, when next he will be marking his birthday.
In a similar vein, Eagles boss, Stephen Keshi has predicted that the Golden Eaglets he saw trash Guinea 3-0, is capable o winning the World Cup at the U-17 level.
Keshi spoke after he led officials of the team to cheer up the Eaglets in the last round qualifier against Guinea, Sunday evening.
“It’s a good team and they are capable of doing great things including winning the World Cup trophy, kudos to the coaching crew and the technical staff,” Keshi said after watching the Eaglets win.