Dike sad at Emenike’s Eagles retirement
By Mansur Abubakar @mansur_112
Super Falcons striker, Courtney Dike yesterday expressed sadness over the premature retirement of Eagles forward Emmanuel Emenike who announced his exit from the national team via social media site instagram on Monday.
The Cowgirl FC player added that the Al Ain striker should be proud of his achievements with the team and remains a role model for upcoming players.
“I am a bit sad that my cousin Emmanuel Emenike has retired from international football. You should know that you are a role model and have made everyone proud” Dike wrote on twitter.
Emenike wrote on Monday night, “No more Eagles career! After five great years, I am happy to announce that I have put full-stop to my national team career for the sake of national peace.”
“It’s a pleasure for me to have played for this great country. I never regretted it and I think it’s the best time to end it. Million thanks to all the fans who have been very supportive during the good and bad times.