Super Eagles winger Ahmed Musa has highlighted the importance of their 2-1 quarter final victory over South Africa at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.
Two goals from Samuel Chukwueze and William Troost-Ekong fired the Super Eagles to the semi final of the AFCON 2019.
“The win is important. We knew it was not going to be easy. All we had in our mind was winning the game and we are glad to do that at the end of the day, ” Musa told Completesports.com.
“We expected that we would win, but we have to keep our head calm. We scored the first goal but they equalised. We knew the goal would eventually come and had to be patient. Finally, it came in the 90th minute."
Musa also thanks the teeming home fans for their massive support.
“They should keep supporting us. It’s good that Egyptian fans came out to support us. We want to say thank you to them for everything."
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