Nigerians have applauded captain of Super Eagles, Mikel Obi over his performance at Tuesday’s match
Super Eagles rounded off a great performance in 2017 with a stunning 4-2 victory over stars studded Argentine side in a friendly in Krasnodar, Russia on Tuesday.
Many Nigerians on social media, have however, showered praises on Mikel Obi for his leadership role in the team.
Some went ahead to encourage Nigerian politicians to replicate Mikel’s leadership skills in running the nation.
Here are the comments @Samzen “After yesterday’s amazing performance by super eagles, we can conclude that Chelsea legend Obi Mikel is a better captain than Messi.
@colleagueZoned “Dedicated, selfless, pragmatic & Charismatic, Nigeria needs more leaders like Super Eagles Captain, Mikel Obi.
@deadlyeden “Mikel is definitely Africa’s greatest ever player, only Drogba and Eto come close.
@BarcelonaPidgin “Mikel better pass Ozil + De bryune + Kante + Asensio + Isco, The man vision be like that one of Xavi and Iniesta, Na him make us tear Argentina Yansh #FT 4-2 #ARGNGA
@iamTrol “John Mikel Obi is my favorite Nigerian Footballer of all time. His patriotism has never been in doubt. Always available, always leading!
@akaebube Nigeria 4 – Argentina 2..PDP should just give Mikel their presidential ticket in 2019. He has shown true leadership and capacity.
@MrAylee “I used to doubt Mikel’s patriotism towards the National team, but lately he has won my heart, gave up on his Chelsea career to represent Nigeria at the Olympic, been playing out of his skin for the Super Eagles lately
@ali_mchenmri Alex Iwobi & Kelechi Iheanacho 4 President & V.P respectively. Mikel, the next Obasanjo.
I don’t care where Enyeama is from, but he has 2 replace Rochas and save us from more shameful statues. The rest of the Super Eagles to replace all senators IJN #ARGNGA
Source ; Daily post