The Nigerian Super Eagles squad has united to combat cyberbullying and stand in solidarity with their teammate, Alex Iwobi. Iwobi has faced criticism from football fans following the Super Eagles’ defeat to Ivory Coast in the AFCON finals. Despite numerous celebrities urging critics to stop targeting Iwobi and showing support for him on social media, Iwobi decided to delete his Instagram account due to relentless criticism. Super Eagles stars like Victor Osimhen, William Troost-Ekong, Samuel Chukwueze, Joseph Ayodele-Aribo, and others have thrown their support behind Iwobi to combat cyberbullying.
Check out netizens comments:
lavish_big90 said: “Y’all gotta stop this hate and let love lead 💯🇳🇬”
el_crystalz noted: “In this Nigeria let’s call a spade a spade him.no try I’m not saying bully is an option he should do better or leave for younger and promising Nigerians”
iamjaydope penned: “Facts still remain he didn’t perform well at the finals. All the same 👏”
iam_greatwhite wrote: “Let me sincere with ourselves he as been underwhelming even in Fulham. A minute y’all will see a flash of brilliance the next minute a disaster 🤦🏼♂️”
lashaffair_lush stated: “Nigerians are always quick to forget , why going against your own . It’s giving ungrateful”