The Nigerian football national team qualified for the 2019 African Cup of Nation after playing a 1-1 draw against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa yesterday. Amidst the celebration, Nigeria’s footballer Ahmed Musa was called out by a fan on social media for celebrating and singing a ‘Christian’ worship song.
Musa, who is the interim captain of the senior team was found singing and jubilating with his colleagues in the national team was called out by a Muslim social media user, the fan criticized the footballer for celebrating and gyrating with the team.
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The Al Nassir forward put the controversial fan in his place as soon as possible, Musa reprimanded the fan and asked him not bring religious issues to his page.
Thanksgiving has nothing to do with religion, the footballers were expressing their gratitude after missing out on two consecutive African cup of nations tournament, the giants of Africa would be appearing in Cameroon in 2019 and hope to win the nations cup title for the fourth time.
The 26-years-old player has become of the most versatile Nigerian footballers in recent years, he is renowned for his skill, speed and goal scoring prowess, it would be recalled that he scored two fantastic goals during the 2018 World Cup match against Iceland.