Thursday, March 23

Lessons From Portugal’s World Cup Win Against Switzerland

By Uche Nworah, Ph. D

There is a saying that even a perfect egg must break for new life to be born.

In life, no matter how long it takes, when God says it’s your time, He will remove every Cristiano Ronaldo blocking your way.

However, when that time comes, seize the moment with humility. Empires rise and fall. It took the courage of the Portuguese coach to bench Ronaldo in their World Cup match against Switzerland.

In doing that, he gave Goncalo Ramos a chance. Ramos rose to the occasion and scored a hat-trick.

We can relate this to Nigeria’s social, economic and political environment. When will the old order move over to allow younger people to shine?

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