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William Troost-Ekong celebrates Super Eagles’ victory over Ghana with jollof rice

Following Nigeria’s exhilarating 2-1 triumph over Ghana’s Black Stars in Marrakech, Morocco, William Troost-Ekong, a key member of the Super Eagles, expressed his jubilation in a uniquely delicious manner.

In a heartwarming social media post, Troost-Ekong shared his joy at witnessing his international teammates end the Super Eagles’ 18-year wait to defeat their Ghanaian rivals.

A visibly pleased, Troost-Ekong who missed the game as he recovers from injury, celebrated the historic victory by indulging in a plate of steaming jollof rice.

The defender, known for his resilience and leadership on the field, donned a chef’s hat in the accompanying image, adding a touch of humor to his celebration. Alongside the photo, he exclaimed, “FOOD IS READY 🇳🇬😉 WELL DONE @NGSuperEagles.”

Troost-Ekong’s light-hearted post resonated deeply with fans, reflecting his pride in the Super Eagles’ performance and unity with his fellow players.

The symbolic gesture of enjoying jollof rice, a beloved West African dish, further underscored the cultural significance of the victory, affectionately dubbed the ‘jollof derby’ by fans.

The victory over Ghana’s Black Stars marked a promising start for interim coach Finidi George, with Nigeria securing a well-deserved 2-1 win. Cyriel Dessers and Ademola Lookman were the heroes of the match, each contributing a goal to secure the victory.

Despite Ghana’s late surge, the Super Eagles stood firm, showcasing resilience and determination to clinch the long-awaited victory. Troost-Ekong’s playful celebration encapsulated the spirit of triumph and camaraderie that defines the Nigeria vs Ghana rivalry, uniting fans in celebration.

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