Nigeria has qualified for the semi-final of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil after the U-23 team on Saturdaydefeated Denmark 2-0.
Captain of the side, Mikel John Obi, opened scoring in the first half. He was followed by Imoh Ezekiel.
With the win, Nigeria will be up against Germany in the semi-final.
Nigerians expec the Nigeria U-23 team to win the gold medal like the Atlanta 1996 set did. Cross section of Nigerians who spoke with www.citybusinessnews.com urged relevant government agencies to provide the necessary support in this regard.