Super Eagles head coach, Jose Peseiro has lauded the team following their stunning victory against Argentina at the 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup.
The two-time finalists shocked the hosts in front of a packed crowd in San Juan to zoom into the quarter-finals after a 2-0 win.
It was a remarkable performance from Ladan Bosso’s boys, who were the underdogs going into the game.
After weathering pressure from the Argentines in the first half, the Flying Eagles struck twice after the break through Ibrahim Muhammed and Haliru Sarki.
An elated Peseiro took to social media to congratulate Bosso and his boys.
“Brilliant game today! Proud of our U20 team who fought valiantly and emerged victorious against Argentina. This is a testament to their determination, skill, and the spirit of Nigerian football. Onward to the quarter-finals,” the Portuguese wrote on his Twitter handle.