Libyan coach accused Nigeria of using JUJU to play footballSeptember 10, 2018
Libya coach Adel Amrouche regret his words, after he accused Nigeria’s Super Eagles of using “Juju” to win their games.
Amrouche who was in charge when Libya play goalless draw in Durban against South Africa said after the game that he was looking forward to playing against the Super Eagles.
The coach know he can’t defend his statement,that is why he is quiet to retract the accusation.
“South Africa is a fantastic team and have fantastic players and it’s not easy to play against them.
“For me, I’m ready for Nigeria; if they want we can play both games in Nigeria; they believe in juju and we believe in God.”
However, Amrouche tweeted: “I apologise to the Nigeria football community for using the words JUJU in the press conference in SA.
“I used the word in jest. I respect Nigerians and their RICH football tradition. I’m a man who likes joking,but I realise I used the word out of context. Please accept my apologies.”