Super Eagles coach says lessons learnt after Ghana thrashing
ghana avenged a group game loss to their arch-rivals in fine style after they annihilated the Eagles in the second half after they led 1-0 going into the break.
“It was a good lesson for us,” said Salisu after the final between two long-time rivals.
“We gave away three goals, but overall it was a positive experience for us.
“ghana deserved their victory as they created more chances than we did.”
Interestingly, Nigeria did not concede in the games leading up to the final.
They were also unbeaten before the loss to the hosts and defending champions ghana.
Skipper Ikechukwu Ezenwa was voted the best goalkeeper of the tournament and several other players like Olamilekan Adeleye, Afeez Aremu and Peter Eneji caught the eye.