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Why Mercy Akide Is Angry With NFF

First African Women Footballer of the Year and ex-Super Falcons Striker and Nigeria football Legend, Mercy Akide-Udoh is very bitter with the Amaju Pinnick led Nigeria Football Federation (NFF): “The Super Falcons fought with everything, so it should have been a happy ending. These kids have families, their parents are waiting for them to come back and put food on the table.”

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“They’ve done their part and should be paid their money. I won’t be surprised if some of these kids don’t come back; opting to stay with their clubs rather than play for Nigeria. I am sorry, my kids are Americans, with the situation going on if something does not change my kids will never play for Nigeria. Who wants to suffer? We did it in our own time, this is a new generation, they should not be suffering what we suffered.”