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”.
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.
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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