An Ogun State gubernatorial aspirant, Otunba Rotimi Paseda has congratulated the Super Eagles on their victory on Friday over the national team of Iceland in their group D match at the ongoing Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup.
Paseda who joined the team of professional Sports journalists at the Iwe-Iroyin Press Centre on Friday to watch the Super Eagles match, commended the Gernot Rohr’s young lads for their team work and resilience to contain the pressure of the Icelanders.
Otunba Paseda who also used the occasion to celebrates his 52nd birthday with members of the Pen Profession, enjoined the team to consolidate on the victory against Argentina in their last Group D match next week.
According to him, “our boys have actually risen to the occasion and have raised the confidence of Nigerians on their survival in the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Russia.
“I am an ardent follower of the game, and if they continue to display the second half performance against the Iceland, definitely, we will go further in the tournament. I wish them well, and they have given me my birthday present.”