Super Eagles: Uzoho, Shehu Win Cyprus FA Cup With Omonia Nicosia

Tremendous Eagles’ duo Francis Uzoho and Shehu Abdullahi have gained the 2022 Cyprus FA Cup with Omonia Nicosia.

This might be third title for Shehu in two years and the primary aim keeper Uzoho in Omonia colors

Uzoho was an unused substitute within the encounter whereas Shehu began the match however acquired the marching orders within the 4th-minute of the sport.

The match led to a goalless attract each the regulation and further time however Omonia Nicosia went forward to defeat Ethnikos Achna 5-4 on penalties on the Neo GSP stadium to clinch their solely trophy for the season on Wednesday.

Whereas reacting to the victory on his Instagram publish, Shehu mentioned he’s excited to be a part of the historical past making crew.

“It was an emotional night for me yesterday, a tough night it was.” The 29 12 months outdated wrote.

“The crew spirit was unprecedented, and the struggle was excellent. Teammates fought for the badge and my sacrifice.

The followers have been unbroken, they chanted all evening. That was superior from the followers, assist was large.

“I’m excited we completed the season on a excessive regardless of the league challenges. Our fifteenth Cup honours and the primary since 2012. I’m honoured to be a part of this success.

Since I arrived at Omonia, we now have gained three titles, performed in Europe, and restored the membership pedigree. That is for the Omonia followers for his or her unconditional love and assist throughout the season, they believed in us and fought by way of the powerful moments with us.

It was wonderful seeing them smile in 1000’s, flying the GREEN colors. We might really feel their feelings and we’re honoured to have them assist us. Love you all,” he concluded.

The duo have been invited to the Tremendous Eagles for the US Tour friendlies in opposition to Mexico and Ecuador.

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