The Nigerian Football Association says it has taken steps to ensure that
the exposure of the self-proclaimed Nigerian who got on the train
the Super Falcons in Vienna, Austria on Tuesday and made the players
uncomfortable with seditious political talks.
Team officials said Tuesday afternoon that the girls who
have been in the Austrian capital since Thursday and prepare for the coming
international engagements, then decided to take a look at the city
her morning workout and opted for public transport into town
The guy whose claim to be a Nigerian was very doubtful on his part
Accent, berates the girls for representing them
Nigeria, and kept saying that nobody could touch him because that
would amount to bodily harm because he hadn’t touched anyone.
His tirade didn’t unsettle the girls in any way, as he was ignored
all the time, and the disciplined reaction made him angrier.
However, Nigeria’s FIFA match agent Jairo Pachon told thenff.com that
the matter was immediately reported to the Austrian police and
the Nigerian Embassy and the fellow from the
Train at the next station that would be fished out.
“It’s unfortunate. The girls were on their way downtown that
was only minutes away from the hotel. They got on that train and they
Guy walked in and started insulting her. He was in. bundled
next stop and we have reported the matter to the Nigerian embassy
and the Austrian police. We have never had a case like this
our teams and lessons have been learned and we are guided
“This incident will in no way affect the team’s camping program
and stay in Austria until Saturday, July 24th
President of the NFF and member of the FIFA Council, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick
said the NFF would immediately report the matter to world football
–Board of Directors, FIFA and would logically follow the case
“We are angry because these are young ladies who are ours
Ambassadors and are preparing in Austria for big international ones
Competitions. It was a wicked act by this guy and we are not
take it lightly. The girls just wanted to do sightseeing and
there is nothing wrong with that. They don’t deserve to be subjugated
to such a hate speech by a so-called Nigerian compatriot.
“We’re going to expose the guy and then take from there.”