Netizens Excited Over Nigeria's Super Eagles & Ghana's Black Stars' Outfits, Make Comparison

Netizens Excited Over Nigeria's Super Eagles & Ghana's Black Stars' Outfits, Make Comparison

  • The African Cup of Nations (AFCON) is some days away, and the players from Nigeria and Ghana have arrived at the hosting nation, Cote d'Ivoire
  • Both countries arrived in their local attire, which got their fans excited, and they dropped several comments about it
  • The Nigerian side was dressed in white kaftans, while the Ghanaians rocked their famous kente

The African Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2023 competition is a few days away. The players from Nigeria and Ghana have arrived at the host nation, Cote d'Ivoire, in colourful attires.

Nigeria's Super Eagles team wore white kaftan with green designs. Their lovely outfits were complemented with a cap.

The outfits of Super Eagles and Black Stars to Cote D'Ivoire
Netizens react to Super Eagles and Black Stars' outfits to Cote D'Ivoire. Source: @ng_supereagles, @yabaleftonline/Instagram
Source: Instagram

On the other hand, Ghana's Black Stars wore their traditional kente material, which they wrapped around their shoulders on a white shirt.

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As the photos started circulating online, several football enthusiasts commented on what the players and coaching crew wore. While some people loved the outfits, others had contrary opinions.

When is AFCON 2023 holding?

The biennial competition, organised by the Confederation of African Football (CAF), was initially slated for 2023 but moved to 2024. The games will commence on Saturday, January 13, and close on Sunday, February 11, 2024.

Hopes are high for the Super Eagles to do well, as they are three-times champions of the competition. They won the trophy in 1980, 1994, and 2013. The Black Stars of Ghana are also not a write-off, as they are strong contenders in the competition and have won it four times.

See the outfit of the Nigerian team in the slides below:

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See lovely photos of the Ghanaian team's outfit below:

Netizens react to the football teams' outfits

Several people shared their opinions on the outfits of both teams. See some of them below:


"One dey go owambe, the other dey go shrine."


"It’s results we want. All these swag we won’t still get to the quarter finals. Mtchew. I have given up on the super eagles a long time ago. Let’s just have fun anyway."


"I think black stars of Ghana are our village elders going to attend a meeting."


"One is in the age of light while the other is still in the dark ages…"


"Still copying our style though, so we still gonna think this ones are Igbo from Nigeria."


"Una wan start something wey nor go quick end oh."


"They both look very good. We are Africans and we are beautiful."

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AFCON 2023: Super Eagles arrive in Cote d’Ivoire in style earlier reported a trending video showing the moment the Super Eagles squad, including Ahmed Musa, Victor Osimhen, and Alex Iwobi, among others, arrived in Cote d'Ivoire in white outfits.

They touched down at the Aéroport International Felix Houphouet Boigny d'Abidjan on Wednesday, January 10.

A video shared via CAF's X account showed Osimhen listening to a song by popular singer Wizkid.


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