By MADUABUCHI KALU:
Super Eagles’ Arsenal forward, Alex Iwobi, has commended his teammates after the North London club qualified for the final of this year’s Europa Cup.
Iwobi gave the commendation in a tweet he posted on his twitter handle. The Nigeria was unused substitute in the match for the second time as he didn’t take part in the first leg of the semifinal of final of the encounter.
The North London side defeated Valencia 4-2 in the second leg of the semi-final clash on Thursday to qualify 7-3 on aggregate having beaten the LaLiga side 3-1 in London last week.
Pierre-EmerickAubameyang’shattrick and Alexandre Lacacette strike ensured that the North London side comfortably book their place against Chelsea in Baku.
The Nigerian international tweeted: “Top Performance From The Boys Tonight.
Iwobi and his teammates will face Chelsea at the Baku Olympic Stadium in Azerbaijan on May 29.
It would be Arsenal’s first European final since they were beaten by Barcelona in the Champions League showpiece in 2006.