The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) took a fresh approach to their 23-man AFCON squad announcement.
As reported on Futaa this past weekend, the NFF put in an inspired effort into their digital video squad announcement - pulling away from the often dull list of names we’ve seen from many federations ahead of a major tournament.
The video starts off with coach Gernot Rohr emerging into a room, to say “hello, this is my final 23.” The video continues into a slideshow of every player’s image and name supported by an energizing sound of synth beats.
Rohr’s Super Eagles kick off AFCON 2019 against Burundi on June 22.
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