Shehu Abdullahi Expresses Delight After Winning Cypriot Super Cypriot Cup
By Ebube Dike
Super Eagles defender, Shehu Abdullahi was in cloud nine after helping his club Omonia Nicosia to win the 2021 Cypriot Super Cup title, Bestchoicesports.com.ng can report.
Omonia Nicosia defeated Abdullahi’s former club Anorthosis Famagusta 3-2 on penalties on Tuesday night to win a record 17th Super Cup title.
The thrilling encounter ended in a 1-1 stalemate after 90 minutes regulation and extra time
“I am honoured to be part of this amazing achievement, it was our first Super Cup title in 9 years,” Abdullahi said.
“The team performance was exciting and the title is for our beloved fans. Excited to see them cheer us. It will be a great season for the family.”
Marko Scepovic put Omonia Nicosia ahead in the 13th minute, while Andreas Chrysostomou equalised for Anorthosis Famagusta three minutes before the break.
The 28-year-old linked up with Omonia from Turkish Cup Bursaspor last summer.