Team Nigeria’s Olympic Woes: We deserve what we got -George Aluo

Channels Television  
Updated August 15, 2012

In discussing the downward slide of the sports sector in Nigeria, which of late reached its limits in the recently concluded London 2012 Olympics where Team Nigeria had a poor showing as they came back home without a medal, roving sports journalist George Aluo joined the crew of our breakfast show to look at what went wrong.

George said he was not surprised that Team Nigeria didn’t win any medal but he felt strongly that even with a dismal performance, Team Nigeria would still manage to scramble for a few medals here and there but alas that was not to be.

He continued by saying ‘Realistically he thought Team Nigeria would win medals from three sports namely athletics, long jump event, weightlifting and taekwondo.