The English Premier League has taken to social media to extend warm congratulations to the Super Eagles players participating in the EPL for their outstanding performances in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations. Following a 1-0 victory against Angola in the quarter-finals, EPL stars Alex Iwobi, Ola Aina, Frank Onyeka, and Calvin Bassey have played pivotal roles in propelling Nigeria to the semi-finals.
In a tweet from its official account after the Nigeria vs Angola match, the EPL expressed its excitement, stating, “Nigeria is into the AFCON semi-finals. Congratulations to Frank Onyeka, Calvin Bassey, Ola Aina, and Alex Iwobi.” The statement conveyed joy at the players’ achievements, praising them for representing their nation with pride and skill. Additionally, it conveyed best wishes for continued success in the upcoming semi-final and beyond.
Frank Onyeka currently plays for Premier League club Brentford, while Ola Aina represents Nottingham Forest. Alex Iwobi and Calvin Bassey are associated with Fulham.