Tremendous Eagles midfielder, Joe Aribo, says he was intimidated by the long-lasting No. 10 jersey when he first joined the nationwide group.
Muda Lawal, Austin Okocha and Mikel Obi are among the ex-Eagles stars to have worn the No. 10 jersey.
The Glasgow Rangers star has held on to the artistic place since making his first look towards Ukraine in a world pleasant in 2019, the place he opened his targets account, earlier than occurring to seize one other towards Brazil three days later.
“I’ll always remember my first sport with the No.10. They left the spot (within the altering room) for me and I didn’t sit there as a result of I used to be considering ‘this may’t be me,’” Aribo instructed dailymail.co.uk.
“They stated ‘no, that is you’ and once I was warming up I used to be considering ‘yo, that is loopy. The ten for Nigeria.’ I didn’t know the way to really feel. A loopy feeling. In soccer, not to mention Nigeria, the No.10 shirt is iconic. In case you’re carrying it you’ve bought to be an excellent participant, so I really feel like I’ve to be good.”
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