Reactions as Eve Esin sustains injury from Super Eagles’ match against South Africa
Written by maxfmeditor3 on February 8, 2024
Nollywood actress, Eve Esin, suffered an injury while cheering for the Super Eagles during their AFCON semi-final match against South Africa.
She posted a screenshot of her injured leg while celebrating Nigeria’s victory, explaining that she got hurt while evading a penalty kick awarded to South Africa.
Although she feels pain, she expresses pride in being Nigerian and in the country’s successes amid economic challenges.
“We won!! NWABALI!!! My man of the match. Even though I sustained an injury running away from the penalty kick that was awarded to SA.
What a moment to be a Nigerian. At least this is something working for us”.
Taking to her comment section, Ini Edo, Chizzy Alichi, Uche Elendu, Ruby Ojiakor, Uchenna Nnanna, Charles Okocha and others consoled her.
Ini Edo wrote, “Sai kpe
Chizzy Alichi wrote, “Sorry sis. We won
Uche Elendu wrote, “Sorry my darling
Ruby Ojiakor wrote, “So sorry KOKO
Uchenna Nnanna wrote, “Chai Koko Ndo
Charles Okocha wrote, “Phenomenal Eve you be alright
Mary Igwe wrote, “I swear chai sorry dear, thank God we won ooo
Adaeze Eluke wrote, “God no go ever shame us. Sorry sis
Adanma Luke wrote, “Chai ndo
Kenechukwu Ezeh wrote, “Oh no. I’m sorry
One Juliet Ndudi wrote, “Chai sorry ooo Koko. Thank God we won
One Patrick Mary wrote, “Haaa, sorry ooo. The tension wasn’t funny. Pele my baby
One Akwanwa Chinny Official wrote, “Awwww! Sorry Koko
One Stephanie Ekwu wrote, “So sorry dear, the injury is worth it”.
Pastor Jimmy Odukoya, a former Nollywood actor turned clergyman, joined in mocking South Africans with their hit song “Water” by Tyla.
In an attempt to console them, Pastor Jimmy created a remix of the song and dedicated it to them. He acknowledged their effort in the game but emphasized the victory of Nigerians.
While expressing empathy, he suggested that if there’s any solace for their defeat, it could be the potential to win a Grammy. Despite this, he pledged to continue praying for them.
Various celebrities, including Deyemi Okanlawon, Juliana Olayode, Omowunmi Dada, and Uche Jombo, expressed their support in the comment section.
The fan had appealed to Kizz Daniel on Twitter, requesting to be flown to his next UK show if Nigeria won. Surprisingly, Kizz Daniel agreed to the request.
After Nigeria’s triumph, Kizz Daniel urged the fan to prepare for the UK trip by getting his visa ready.