Lagos - Former Nigeria goalkeeper Peter Rufai has saluted
the current Super Eagles number one Vincent Enyeama for his performances last
Enyeama was on the shortlist for many awards, including the
Ligue 1 goalkeeper of the year as well as the Marc-Vivien Foe Award, which he
Rufai reserved special praise for the 31-year-old, who went
within 114 minutes of the French league's goalkeeping record of playing without
"He has proven his skills," the former Eagles
keeper told Goal. "He has proven his worth and he has proven that he can
be reckoned with and shown consistency.
"He has done very well, Enyeama is outstanding."
Enyeama guarded the goal for Nigeria at the
World Cup in Brazil, where he set a new African record of playing over two
matches without conceding.
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