Unmissable Incentives Limited – organisers of the Nigerian Sports Award have hailed the
heroics of the U-23 Eagles as they progressed to the quarter-finals at the Men’s Olympic
Football Tournament Rio 2016 after a 1-0 victory over Sweden in Group B thanks to a header by Sadiq Umar at the Amazonia Arena in Manaus.
In congratulating the U-23 Eagles Team and Nigeria for the recent achievement in the Rio
Olympics, the Executive Director of Unmissable Incentives, Mr. Kayode Idowu, hailed the
teams’ remarkable performances in its first two opening games which has now solidified its
place in the next round and also further identified the Dream Team as one of the favourites for the competition.
He noted that this achievement would further brighten the hope which sport loving Nigerians have placed in them and the entire athletic team representing Nigeria, as they all strive for gold in the 2016 Rio Olympic games.
Furthermore, Mr. Kayode Idowu also seized the moment to congratulate Nigerian Table Tennis Star Player and two-time winner of the Prestigious Nigerian Sports Award, Aruna Quadri on his recent 4-1 victory against Slovakia’s Yang Wang in the table tennis event held on Sunday.
Idowu afterward used the medium to restate the commencement of nominations for the 2016 edition of the Nigerian Sports Award. “The Rio Olympics competition has also provided another platform through which Nigerians can evaluate the performances of all the participants and nominate them for the upcoming Nigerian Sports Award. They can visit the official website of the award (www.nigeriansportsaward.com) or go through other social media platforms to nominate their sports personalities in the different categories” he said.