After AFCON, Super Eagles Players Rock Matching Green Senators As They Head For Airport In Video

After AFCON, Super Eagles Players Rock Matching Green Senators As They Head For Airport In Video

  • Super Eagles players were spotted leaving their hotel rooms following the conclusion of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2023
  • The lads looked handsome in matching green senators and were mobbed by excited fans and football lovers
  • Midfielder Alex Iwobi, who has been the subject of cyberbullying, was all smiles as people took pictures with him

Following the Super Eagles' loss to Cote d'Ivoire in the AFCON final, Nigerian players were seen preparing to leave Abidjan.

CAF-accredited journalist Kachi Okafor shared a video of Super Eagles players leaving their hotel rooms together.

Super Eagles players wear green senators as they head for airport enroute to Abuja
The players all rocked matching green senators. Photo Credit: (@kachiokafor_)
Source: UGC

The coach and his players looked dapper in matching green senators and were escorted out of the hotel premises by security personnel.

Fans could be seen following them around in a bid to have selfie moments. The boys were welcoming and took pictures with some fans.

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Iwobi, receiving backlash on social media, looked happy as he interacted with fans.

Watch the video below:

People hail Super Eagles players

user9739791670005 said:

"God will bless all of them for making us proud and to iwobi be strong this phase will pass and they will start singing ur praises soon."

Gandukankandusa said:

"If I see iwobi before I wake up I will have a bad day . Very very bad."

Oge_chi_ said:

"Abeg the coach don marry? em be my spec biko negodi nwoke in senator chaiii he be like ofe Owerri."

MIKE JR said:

"See as Iwobi dey laugh mumu people wey dey bully him online,I see you bro enjoy yourself don't mind them."

sojjohn said:

"Why Iwobi dey laugh?"

uchennaokonwo said:

"All of unah shouting Iwobi this Iwobi that if e easy make unah go do am."

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chiamakamirabel said:

"Iwobi dey enter my eye, see cute guy with height with nice stature."

adenikeadeyemo39 said:

"Abeg Iwobi played well. if e easy go run am."

Cote D'Ivoire Players Receive GH¢1m Each And A Residential Villa

Ivory Coast clinched their third AFCON title by defeating Nigeria 2-1 in the final, prompting celebrations and rewards for the team. Read more:

Each player in the team will receive 76,000 Euros, while the coach, Emerse Fae, will get double that.

Despite initial setbacks, Ivory Coast rallied under Fae's leadership to secure victory, sparking nationwide jubilation and a celebratory parade in Abidjan.


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