It was a historic day for both Sporting Lagos and their 20-year-old midfielder, Nnamdi Anthony, as they marked their first-ever NPFL game with a convincing 2-0 victory over Gombe United. Sporting Lagos, a club formed in 2022 and newly promoted from division two, showcased their potential in this debut game in the topflight division.
Nnamdi Anthony, a talented midfielder with a bright future, made his presence felt when he was introduced as a substitute in the 84th minute. His inclusion injected energy into the team, and Sporting Lagos secured their maiden NPFL victory.
In his post-match reaction during an interview with the Lodgexpress.com, Nnamdi Anthony expressed his excitement and gratitude for the opportunity.
He said, “It’s an honor to be part of this historic moment for Sporting Lagos. The team has shown incredible spirit, and I’m thrilled to contribute to our first NPFL victory. We look forward to more successes and making our mark in Nigerian football.”
Nnamdi Anthony’s promising debut hints at a bright future for both the player and Sporting Lagos in the NPFL. As they continue their journey in the league, fans can expect to see more of Nnamdi’s skills and dedication on display.