Moses Simon, Super Eagles stand-in captain on match day 2 of the 2023 AFCON qualifier game against São Tomé and Principe has stated that it was a big honour for him to wear the captain armband to lead the country to an historic win on Monday afternoon.
Simon grabbed a goal in the 28th minute finishing from Victor Osimhen well tailored pass and also provided an assist in the 10-0 win.
He made his debut for the Super Eagles against Uganda in 2015 and has made 53 appearances and scored seven goals.
He wrote: Big honour for me to wear the captain armband of the @ng_supereagles 礪. An historic win for the team.