AFCON 2021: Balogun tells Eguavoen best position to play Aribo in Super Eagles squad

AFCON 2021: Balogun tells Eguavoen best position to play Aribo in Super Eagles squad

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1/17/2022 5:12:00 PM

AFCON 2021 : Balogun tells Eguavoen best position to play Aribo in Super Eagles squad

Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun , has told interim manager, Augustine Eguavoen , the best position for Joe Aribo in Nigeria's squad. Eguavoen deployed

Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun, has told interim manager, Augustine Eguavoen, the best position for Joe Aribo in Nigeria’s squad.Eguavoen deployed Aribo as one of the two holding midfielders in Nigeria’s first two 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) games against Egypt and Sudan.

But Balogun, a teammate of Aribo’s at the club level wants Eguavoen to deploy the 25-year-old in the number 10 role for the Super Eagles going forward.“I have always known he’s a great player, right from the time I started playing with him. He’s in great form this season and he managed to bring that to Nigeria in the last two games,” Balogun said in an Instagram Live video.

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