- Super Eagles coach Salisu Yusuf has admitted that Ghana were better than Nigeria on Sunday September 24
- Nigeria lost 1-4 to the Black Stars in the final of the 2017 WAFU Cup championship
- Salisu who handles the Super Eagles team B said his players have learnt lesson from the game
Head coach of the Super Eagles team B Salisu Yusuf has said that he is proud of his wards despite their embarrassing defeat against Ghana in the WAFU Cup final.
Super Eagles were on Sunday night, September 24, disgraced in Cape Coast in the final of the 2017 West African Football Union (WAFU) championship losing 1-4 to the Black Stars of Ghana.
Salisu has however stated that the Black Stars of Ghana were the better side in the encounter and deserved to win the final.
“We lost to a good team and they (Ghana) deserved to win because they took their chances and it was a good lesson for us,
“For me the level of the competition was high. This is a good preparation for us ahead of the Africa Nations Championship (CHAN).
''I’m not happy we lost but all the same I’m impressed by the performance of my players in this competition,” the former Elkanemi-Warriors' coach explained.
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