Former nationwide captain and coach, Sunday Oliseh, has stated that Nigerians are actually proud of mediocres within the Tremendous Eagles.
In response to him, sports activities lovers within the nation now have fun even third place in Africa.
Oliseh famous that the profile of the Tremendous Eagles has fallen, including that the workforce now lacks high quality.
The previous Juventus midfielder identified that the present workforce can solely boast of a handful of stars in top-flight European golf equipment not like his taking part in days.
“The calls for that we’ve; the qualification that you’ve got earlier than you’ll be able to play for the Tremendous Eagles; the bar has been decreased,” the previous Nigerian captain informed Channels Tv.
“We as a nation are actually proud of mediocrity. We have fun even third place in Africa. When you find yourself Nigerian, you’re the finest. You don’t have fun even second.
“That’s the reason after I coached Tremendous Eagles, the very first thing I informed them was ‘If you’re not taking part in within the first division wherever on the planet, neglect Tremendous Eagles’ as a result of one of the best has to play right here,” the 1996 Olympic gold medalist added.