Why Super Eagles Full-Back Search Will Continue – Ben Iroha

Why Super Eagles Full-Back Search Will Continue – Ben Iroha

The search for a perfect Super Eagles left-full back might take a while because there aren't many naturally gifted players available according to ex-international Ben Iroha.

Iroha, who earned 50 caps in his 8-year international career with the Nigeria senior national team, was one of the best Super Eagles left full-back the country ever produced and he has described the Super Eagles full-back position as “Unique”.

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In a chat with brila.net, the former Elche and Watford player said the requirements for Super Eagles full-backs have multiplied and that they aren't just expected to defend anymore.

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He opined that the inability of Nigerian players to adapt to this new demands also denies the Eagles Coaches viable options.

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