Super Eagles and Leicester City forward, Kelechi Iheanacho has lauded the leadership and members of Football Fans Club of Nigeria FFCN, ably led by Ambassador Oluwakemi Ogunfuwa for the unflinching support the national team Is enjoying from the group.
The former Mancity playmaker who was visibly excited right from the time he met the group members in Garua, Cameroon during the last African Cup of Nations.
The former Under 17 World Cup winner expressed satisfaction to the brand for their innovative drives, particularly Mama Nigeria who also led hundred of fans Club to Babayara Stadium, Kumasi where Eagles played a goaless draw with their arch rivals in spite of overwhelming and noisy atmosphere created by the hosts.
Reacting, the first Nigerian CAF Award winning Matriarch appreciated the Imo State born football icon for his patriotic zeal in defending the territorial integrity of our dear nation, Nigeria on the field of play.
In her words, the Lagos based football administrator said: “We appreciate Kelechi Iheanacho for your commitment and patriotic zeal to the nation’s cause. Your patriotic drive on the field of play is second to none.
You have always been honouring the nation’s calls and your football ingenuity is laudable.We love you so much Kelechi Iheanacho.” Ogunfuwa enthused.
Nigeria play hosts to the Black Stars of Ghana on Tuesday at MKO Abiola Stadium by 5pm.