Samuel Kalu, Samuel Chukwueze’s league performances excite Gernot Rohr

Published on: 04 December 2018

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has hailed the league performance for of Super Eagles’s Samuel Chukwueze, who dazzled for his club Villarreal against Barcelona and Samuel Kalu, who ignited Bordeaux’s attack against visiting heavyweight Paris Saint Germain in the weekend matches.

“I was a Special Guest at Kalu’s Bordeaux versus PSG game. In fact any time I am at home in France I always assist Bordeaux.

“So I watched the match live. Kalu came in after 67 minutes. He had a good performance. He actually changed the match.

*He had an immediate impact. He had strong pressing and also gave good crosses. His team will play again on Wednesday (tomorrow) against St. Etienne”, the excited Eagles gaffer disclosed.

He also watched another teenage sensation Samuel Chukwueze who dazzled for his club Villarreal against Spanish League Champion Barcelona also at the weekend.

“I also watched Samuel Chukwueze on television. He had an interesting performance against Barcelona also. I am very happy with these players.”, Rohr disclosed this from France.