Gbenga Arokoyo

By Izuchukwu Okosi

Gbenga Arokoyo
Gbenga Arokoyo

Gaziantepspor of Turkey defender Gbenga Arokoyo on Wednesday night arrived the Novotel Hotel camp of the Super Eagles ahead of the team’s Friday international friendly match against Mali, Newslegend.com.ng can exclusively report.

The former Flying Eagles defender spoke with Newslegend.com.ng moments after his arrival at the camp and bared his mind on the reception handed to him by the other players.

“I’m already in the camp after some flight delays. I’m happy to be in the Super Eagles camp and looking forward to these friendlies (against Mali and Luxembourg).

“The reception by the other players was awesome. The Nigerian national team is like a family and we are ready. Nigerians are hurting due to the AFCON miss but these friendlies will help our preparations for the World Cup qualifiers,” the one-time Kwara United ace stated.