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AFCON 2019: How Leon Balogun, Shehu reacted to Super Eagles’ qualification

Super Eagles Defenders, Leon Balogun and Shehu Abdullahi have communicated happiness as Nigeria meets all requirements for the 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON).

The Super Eagles met all requirements for AFCON after they were held to a 1-1 attract their last Group E experience with South Africa at the FNB Stadium on Saturday.

The Super Eagles propelled themselves back to the mainland title subsequent to passing up two successive releases since winning the 2013 version.

Defenders Shehu Abdullahi and Leon Balogun responding, valued the group’s chivalry.

@LeonBalogun on Twitter wrote: “We made it – AFCON 2019! South Africa really tried, but we are the Supereagles.

“I am really happy and proud to be part of this team that brought joy to so many Nigerians by “just chasing a ball.’’

“Not just back home but all over the world! Thanks for the amazing support and love always.”

Shehu on the other hand wrote: ” We made it. Qualified, AFCON 2019″.

Nigeria finish the gathering with 10 in front of South Africa, with nine points with Libya and Seychelles on seven and one point separately.

Nigeria will confront Seychelles in their last Group E amusement in March 2019, while Libya who must win to meet all requirements for the 2019 AFCON will have South Africa in Sfax, Tunisia in their last diversion.

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