Super Eagles forward, Victor Osimhen has wished his teammates all the best of luck as they begin their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, Round of 16 tie against Tunisia on Sunday night.
Osimhen is not in Cameroon, but the former Lille star is sending his support from Naples ahead of Nigeria’s AFCON last 16 against Tunisia at the Roumde Adija stadium.
Nigeria are without Victor Osimhen for the AFCON in Cameroon However, his absence creates opportunities for a number of young guns to make hay at AFCON.
In a tweet via his Twitter handle on Saturday night, Osimhen wrote, “GoodLuck To The Super Eagles And SSC Napoli In Tomorrow’s Encounter Against Tunisia And Salernitana.”
On Sunday at the Stade Roumdé Adjia, Nigeria will lock horns with Tunisia in the Round of 16 of the ongoing AFCON tournament in Cameroon.
Nigeria pregress to the knockout stage as Group D winners, and as the only team with 100 percent win record in the group stage.
The Tunisians were only able to defeat Mauritania while losing to Mali and The Gambia