Abuja - Super Eagles coach Sunday Oliseh has congratulated
the duo of Kelechi Iheanacho and Jude Odion Ighalo after they both scored for
Manchester City and Watford respectively.
Iheanacho came off the bench for Manchester City in the
closing stages of their English Premier League game against Crystal Palace at
Selhurst Park to score what proved the winner, as he helped preserve City's
perfect start to the season.
The strike was his first in competitive fixtures for City,
after only previously making two substitute appearances for the former English
Meanwhile, Ighalo scored his second of the season for Watford
as they soiled Swansea's good start to the season, and helped the Hornets to
their first win on their return to the Premier League.
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And Oliseh, who surprisingly left out Ighalo from his team
that drew 0-0 against Tanzania in an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier earlier
this month, has gone on to salute the 26-year old, as well as his younger
"Congrats to Odion Ighalo as his goal gives Watford all
3 Points over Swansea," Oliseh tweeted on Ighalo's goal.
"Kudos to Kelechi Iheanacho for his goal that gives
Man. City the much needed 3 points," Oliseh also tweeted in recognition of
Oliseh, however, hinted that Iheanacho is still one for the
future, but admitted he could also make the Super Eagles team soon.
"I do admit though that it feels good to have credible
options 4 D future (sic), tomorrow na the future too (tomorrow is the future
too)," Oliseh added.For
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