Super Eagles goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali has expressed apologies to Nigerian supporters following the team’s defeat in the 2023 African Cup of Nations final.
Nigeria lost to host Ivory Coast in a thrilling final on Sunday.
The Eagles led for most of the game but later surrendered their one-goal lead to hosts Ivory Coast.
Following the game, Nwabali said the squad will accept full responsibility for the loss and he described the loss as a “frustrating end.”
He however appreciated the country for its support during the competition
He wrote on his Instagram handle: “A disappointing and frustrating end. I deeply apologise to Nigerians. I was once a fan, still a fan and I understand how it feels to give you a disappointing night.”
“We take full responsibility. Thanks for the whole support till the end. I love you all”.