Share This Post

Nollywood News

Supee Eagle player Victor Moses retires from International Football

Supee Eagle player Victor Moses retires from International Football
  • 20
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
    20
    Shares

NAIJA GIST: Nigerian striker Victor Moses has made an announcement via his Instagram page that he has retired from international football.

Victor Moses

According to the Super Eagles and Chelsea winger, he is retiring after so much deliberations and would love to thank the country for the opportunity given to him to wear the Super Eagles

He wrote:

“I would like to announce that after much thought I have made the decision to retire from playing international football.
I have experienced some of the best moments of my life wearing the Super Eagles shirt and have memories with me that will last a lifetime. Nothing will ever compete to what it felt like to represent Nigeria on behalf of our country.
“However I feel that now is the right time to step away in order to be able to focus fully on club career and my young family as well as to allow the next generation of Super Eagles stars the opportunity to step up and to flourish. We are blessed as a nation to have so many exciting young players coming through and now is their time.
There are so many highlights that stand out for me over the years; from making my debut, to playing in two World Cups and being a part of the team to win the African Nations Cup for first time for our nation since 1994 being just a few of them.”

Victor Moses continued:

“I have already spoken to the manager by telephone and would like to say thank you to him and his staff, the NFF and all of my teammates for all of their support over the years. Most importantly I would like to say thank you to the Nigerian people for believing in me and supporting me over the years. It’s meant the world to me and my family and I will always be a proud Nigerian supporting the team.
Thank you for the memories and good luck to the team for the future”.

What words do you have for him?

Get more GIST like this

Subscribe to our mailing list and get interesting nollywood news and celebrity gist in your email inbox.


  • 20
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
    20
    Shares

Share This Post

Joan Nwankwo is a founding member and blogger at Nollywood Community, a Nigerian online community for sharing and discussing all things Nollywood. I enjoy blogging about our Nollywood Celebrities! 🙌

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

Get more Gist like this
in your inbox

Subscribe to our mailing list and get Nollywood news, gist and interesting posts in your email inbox.