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Ex-Eagles react differ on Ighalo’s retirement from national team Some former Super Eagles players have reacted to the decision of striker, Odion Ighalo, to retire from the national team after the Eagles’ third-place victory over Tunisia at the just-concluded Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt on Wednesday. Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Ike Shorumu, said Ighalo’s retirement came as a shock. “If he says he is retired from national engagements, he knows why and I am sure he has his reason but the truth is, it caught the whole nation unawares and Nigerians were shocked. I still can’t believe it. He hasn’t stayed too long playing for the Eagles for him to say he wants to retire but the reason is best known to him,” he said. Another ex- international, Garba Lawal, said, “I wasn’t surprise when I heard the news because in football, you have to stop playing one day,…

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