Albion Rovers of Scotland striker Bright Osemudiamen Prince Okosun has urged the Super Eagles to win the Africa Cup of Nations when they take on the host country Cote d’Ivoire in today’s final game of the tournament, OwnGoalNigeria.com reports.
The 18 year old who was born in Spain to parents of Nigerian descent is hoping the Super Eagles bring back the trophy to Nigeria for the first time in ten years , particularly owing to their dramatic semi final win over South Africa.
Bright Okosun praised the determination of the Jose Peseiro led team and in particular top striker Victor Osimhen for his all action play says winning the tournament will be a crown to their efforts so far.
“It will be one of the greatest acts of patriotism that will gladden the hearts of Nigerians and football lovers if you all fight harder to bring the cup to Nigeria”, he told OwnGoalNigeria.com.
The 18 years old striker who had in the past laced his boot for Yuncos CD, VFR Fischeln, Fortuna Dusseldorf and others before his present Scottish side, Albion Rovers Fc is presently combining his football with education.
He is a student of Aeronautical Engineering in the University of Glasgow, United Kingdom and he has his sights fixed on having the opportunity to represent Nigeria at international level.
Mohammed Mowiz Suleiman