“We still qualify las las” – Davido’s tweet after featuring on 2022 World Cup soundtrack triggers mixed feelings from Ghanaians
David Adeleke a.k.a. Davido, a Nigerian afro-pop artist, has elicited conflicting reactions from Nigerians and Ghanaians following his inclusion on the official soundtrack of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
With a tweet referencing the Super Eagles’ inability to beat Ghana’s Black Stars and qualify for the upcoming World Cup, the ace singer sparked varied reactions.
“No de wamba, we still qualify las las.”
Many people were offended by his remark, particularly Ghanaian football supporters, who have since mocked Nigerians for their World Cup qualification, which came at Nigeria’s expense.
A Nigerian user on the internet wrote:
“@davido saved us from Ghana; If Ghanaian tell me say I [Nigeria] no qualified; I go asked them if any of their musician don sing for world cup. I’m undefeated. Las Las na draw.”
“We Still Qualify Las Las” – Davido’s Tweet Following His Inclusion On The 2022 World Cup Soundtrack Elicits Varied Reactions From Ghanaians
“Lie, although I congratulate Davido, you can’t take away the fact that we beat Nigeria to be in Qatar,” replied @Fgoldoee, a Ghanaian football enthusiast.
Another Ghanaian football fan expressed himself:
“Nigerians also brag, but thank God we beat them.”