Super
Eagles captain, Joseph Yobo has assured fans of the Nigerian national team that
the team is focused on winning the Africa Cup of Nations
Yobo
who arrived in the Faro, Portugal camp of the team on Sunday morning, a few
hours after the deadline for arrivals expired immediately declared that he and
his mates will make sure Nigeria return to the glory days of its football.
“We
are here, ready to dorn the colours of our nation and we will not relent until
we reach our goal. Luckily, we have a coaching crew that understands us well
and I’m sure the players are ready to deliver,” Yobo said.
The
last set of players arrived the camp early on Sunday morning and some of them
still found time to train with the rest of the squad same day as the bell tolls
for the naming of the list of 23 players that will make the Afcon 2013
championship.
The
last two players to arrive camp were Villareal striker, Ikechukwu Uche and
Israeli based goalie, Austin Ejide.
By
lunch time on Sunday, 31 players including injured Rizespur of Turkey striker,
Uche Kalu were in camp battling for shirts, as Stephen Keshi took time off to
drill the players on fitness and game reaction for over an hour under the early
morning chilly condition of Faro.

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