NPFL: Nasarawa United Defender Says He’s Working Hard To Be Like Sergio Ramos
By Niyi Busari
Tebo Franklin, Nasarawa United defender, has said that Real Madrid defender, Sergio Ramos is his mentor and he’s working hard to be at his level in football career, BSNSports.com.ng can report.
Franklin, who is adjudged to be the Man of The Match in Nasarawa United Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) match-day 3 home draw against Kano Pillars on Sunday praised the ‘Sai Masu Gida’s performance as both teams’ unbeaten runs continue.
“Kano Pillars are a very good side and we need to respect them for that. Sergio Ramos is my mentor and based on this, I keep working hard to be on his level. We thank God for injury free game.”
The Solid Miners were held to a 1-1 draw by Kano Pillars, the result halted their 100% run of form. Nasarawa United had won their previous two matches after defeating Heartland and Wikki Tourists before the home draw on Sunday. Following the first draw of the season, the former Aiteo Cup finalist have dropped from first position.
Nyima Nwagua had put the Sai Masu Gida ahead in the 48 minutes, three minutes after he came on from the bench before Adamu Hassan salvage a point for the hosts in the 82nd minutes.