Lagos - Super Eagles vice-captain and Lille Metropole shot
stopper, Vincent Enyeama has thanked Nigerians for the support he has received,
which he said also made it possible for him to be named the best African Player
in the French Ligue 1 this season.
Enyeama, who spoke from France said he was delighted that he
was picked as Africa’s best player in France and has been totally enthralled by
the huge support of Nigerians over the award, promising that he will not fail
the country during the Mundial 2014 in Brazil.
“Now the leagues are almost over across the world and all of
us have a new focus, which is the World Cup, we will go there and enjoy
ourselves and also excel for ourselves and the country. I can’t wait for the
World Cup to start”, he declared.
On his inspiration ahead of the World Cup, Enyeama widely
regarded as Africa’s best goalkeeper of the modern era declared that it has
always been God.
“God has always been the greatest supporter I have, He has
always been there for me when I needed support and He has continued to inspire
me to greater heights. Apart from that the support I get from my family and
Nigerians have been massive inspiration for me, I pray that the World Cup will
be a crowning glory for me, the team and all Nigerians.”
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