Some players of the super Eagles of Nigeria have confessed to Owngoalnigeria.com correspondent in London that they are missing the presence of their influential captain John Obi Mikel.
show of the super Eagles Gernot Rohr excused Mikel to permit him settle down correctly at his new chinese side Tianjin Teda, in particular because the league is just starting in China.
the decision made the instruct bring up vice captain of the group Ahmed Musa to the role of captain, but despite Musa’s senior standing in the crew, some gamers are nonetheless lacking their main skipper.
” It’s now not the same without Odogwu (Mikel). he is greater than a captain to us, there is extra fun and harmony when he is around. He talks to us for my part and usually remove darkness from coaching”, one of the crucial gamers told Owngoalnigeria.com.
another player who is staging a comeback to the crew after a quick absence additionally lamented the absence of the 29 12 months outdated captain.
” So bizarre for him to not be here with us, we are very used to his presence. His calming influence each on and off the pitch and likewise monetary advices on how perfect we will spend our money. How can or not it’s customary with out a man like that”.
*Michael James (In London).