WAFU FINAL: Eagles Deserve to Win- Salisu

26 September, 2017, 00:43 | Author: Colin Gill
  • We'll win WAFU Cup to appease Ghanaians, say Emmanuel Lomotey

Top personalities like the Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, NFF President, Amaju Pinnick; Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Genort Rohr; among others have all confirmed that they will be at Cape Coast Stadium see the Ghana, Nigeria final.

A brace from Stephen Sarfo, a penalty from Vincent Atingah and an injury time strike from Winnful Cobbinah handed the Black Stars the trophy they won last in 2013.

Kano Pillars midfielder Rabiu Ali scored Nigeria's lone goal late in the game, but it could not change anything as the home-based Eagles settled for second place.

Ghana celebrate their impressive win.

The Black Stars of Ghana who had lost in a 2-0 match with Eagles in the group stage, returned with fury to defeat Nigeria.

The defender who comically added that despite the fact that Nigeria lost the match that the country's jollof rice is still better than that of Ghana.

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"What do you expect from a team that did not prepare for a tournament only to assemble some players in Nigeria football league without camping to play in a competition like the WAFU Cup".

In the 33rd minute, goalkeeper Ezenwa Ikechukwu pulled a great save to deny Isaac Twum.

"The team never played together".

So while it was the flawless story ending for Ghana's Black Stars B, it was an anti-climax for the Nigerians who were forced to suffer a 1-4 humiliation in yesterday's final watched by a capacity crowd.

When Ghana were awarded another spot-kick 13 minutes from time, Sarfo scored to raise his competition goal tally to four and put the outcome of the final beyond doubt.

"I believe Ghana deserved the win and it a good lesson for us ahead of the CHAN tournament".

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