AFCON 2023: Moffi disappointed not to represent Super Eagles - great coach

AFCON 2023: Moffi disappointed not to represent Super Eagles – great coach


OGC Nice coach Francesco Farioli has revealed his disappointment that Terem Mofi has been left out of Nigeria's squad for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations.

Moffi was one of the notable absentees in coach Jose Peceiro's 25-man squad named last week.

Peseiro selected four strikers. Victor Osimhen, Victor Boniface, Kelechi Iheanacho and Umar Sadiku were named in the squad for the tournament.

Farioli said Moffi was disappointed by his absence but was now focused on playing for the club.

The manager also said he was happy the forward would remain at the club.

“I have two different feelings[about Moffi's absence from the African Cup of Nations]. On the one hand, it's a shame because Terem Moffi cared so much about representing his country, his family and his friends,” Farioli said. told reporters.

“But on the other hand, he was our best recruit in January and we are happy to have him with us.

“He trained with a very positive mindset, with a desire to perform well and be at the mercy of the team. We know he is very focused and very determined. I'm watching.”

Source: dailypost.ng

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