By Bamidele. Boluwaji:
Super Eagles interim coach Samson Siasia has praised youngster Alex Iwobi for his brilliant performance for Arsenal in their 4-0 win against Hull City in Tuesday's FA Cup Fifth Round replay,Completesportsnigeria.com
Iwobi, who has featured for Arsenal in every competition this season, was in dazzling form in the match and provided an assist for Theo Walcott for the Gunner's fourth goal.
Speaking with Completesportsnigeria.com, Siasia urged the 19-year-old not to relent in his efforts to become a great player.
Siasia also expressed hope that Iwobi will replicate the same form for the Eagles when they face Egypt in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Kaduna.
"That was a good one for him, hope he (Iwobi) will continue to give his best.
"We also expect him to come down here and do it for Nigeria. He has the quality," Siasia toldCompletesportsnigeria.com.
Iwobi is expected to feature for Arsenal against Watford in a quarter-final match of the FA Cup on Sunday at the Emirates.Unblock the FIFA World Cup with ExpressVPN the #1 Trusted Name in VPN