Femi Fani-Kayode, former Aviation Minister, has described the semi-final match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and their Algerian counterparts as a great battle.
He said this while reacting to Super Eagles failure to qualify for the African Cup of Nations, AFCON, final in Egypt.
Fani-Kayode said the Super Eagles made Nigerians proud despite their loss.
In a tweet, he wrote: “Great battle and well fought @NGSuperEagles. Though we didn’t make it today you still did us proud. We love you!”
Also, former Kaduna Central Senator, Shehu Sani commended the Super Eagles despite their loss.
“Head or Tail, I stand with our Super Eagles.
“Super Eagles, Well done, Cheer up and bring home the Bronze,” he tweeted.