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Troost-Ekong 'very honoured' to captain Eagles for the first time

24 March, 2018, 16:36 | Author: Janis Wilson
  • Alex Iwobi with Ola Aina in Eagles training camp in Poland

Moses calmly converted the spot kick to give Nigeria a 1-0 win.

They next face Serbia in London on Tuesday as they continue to prepare for the World Cup in June in Russian Federation.

"It's promising that we could organise the team and stopped them from scoring against us despite all the chances they created".

"It was a good day for us even though we were missing our captain Mikel Obi".

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"We learnt a lot from the game and it will help on areas we need to improve on".

Super Eagles defender William Troost Ekong led the team out in the 1-0 win over Poland in Friday's friendly global at the Stadion Miejski in Wraclow and has expressed his happiness to wear the captain's band and pride in the team's performance.

The defender is expected to start in the friendly match against Serbia at the Hive Stadium on Tuesday night.

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