Super Eagles of Nigeria travel to Monrovia, Liberia to face the Liberian national team in a FIFA friendly match today. Liberian President, George Opong Weah, who is also a former football player however came out of retirement to play for the national team of the country.
The 51-year-old President who remains the only African to have won the FIFA best player award has been dazzling football lovers on the pitch since the start of the match and has also promised to retire the number 14 jersey that he has always worn since his playing days today.
However, Football lover have taken to social media to say one or two things.
See what they said:
Lmaoooooo! President George Weah is playing against Nigeria. I dunno how to feel about that.
— LIMI✈LESS (@HeeroChima) September 11, 2018
Hold on……. George Weah is playing for Liberia? Against the Super Eagles of Nigeria? 😲
I don’t understand again o…………
Is this an international friendly or an exhibition game?
— Olaleye Dada (@olaleyedada) September 11, 2018
— Sexygirls (@SexygirlsFc) September 11, 2018
Wait,George Weah played in a FIFA recognized friendly match against the Super Eagles of Nigeria?..Ok I'm done with this country.😉😉
— The_Young_Wolf (@Iam_Lawrenszo) September 11, 2018
So Nigeria Carried A Full Professional Team To Go Play A Novelty Match Packaged As 'International Friendly'.. A Full Pro Squad Playing Against Liberia – Bunch Of Retired Oldies Led By George Weah.
Ah!! This Joke Is Too Loud..
— I Am Blessed ♥ (@Klassiquee) September 11, 2018
President of Liberia George Weah is playing against us, we would have still won if President Buhari played for us
— Khenny Josh (@Khenke_kenny99) September 11, 2018