World Cup 2018: You made Africa proud, fans tell Senegal

Sequel to their decisive 2-1 win against an equally strong opponent that Poland turned out to be, fans across the world have felicitated the Senegalese footballers โ€” Lions of Terangaย โ€” calling them an inspiration for the entire continent of Africa.

Football fans took to Twitter to express how they feel about the keenly contested match.

See the tweets:

Globalising the Senegal win in the context of African brotherhood, @Iam_Abdulaxis tweets:

@DaLostBrazilian wishes that the winning team was the one who donned the Nigerian jersey!

Another Twitter user, @gimbakakanda, took a veiled umbrage at the Super Eagles World Cup ensemble, saying the Senegalese are ambassadors and not super models:

Some want the Super Eagles to adopt the passion that the Senegalese showed for the game:

For others, the age of the two sets of players come to the fore:

Someone, @WhiteCurryLover, commends the humble celebration with which the Senegalese greeted their win:

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