Yesterday after the Golden Eaglets came from 1:2 behind to defeat their Ecuadorian opponent by 3 goals to 2 goals, with I. Said scoring a hat trick for the Nigerians in the Brazil U17 2019 world cup, the president of Nigeria, President Buhari congratulated the boys and task Nigerians to emulate the can-do spirit of the golden eaglets.
In Buhari’s words, “The fact that the youngsters never gave up, and turned the table against their opponents, is a lesson in persistence and resilience.”
He however urge all Nigerians to embrace the can-do spirit in all their services and doings to all round development of the country.
Concluding, the president further pledges his complete support to the golden eaglets.