Tremendous Eagles supervisor, Gernot Rohr, has warned that Nigeria’s 2021 AFCON qualifier fixtures towards Benin and Lesotho is not going to be straightforward video games for his facet as a result of the Likuena drew towards the Squirrels.
Rohr, nevertheless, promised that the Tremendous Eagles are going to offer their greatest towards Benin and Lesotho.
Nigeria will on Saturday sort out Benin on the Stade Charles de Gaulle, earlier than dealing with Lesotho on March 30 in Lagos.
Rohr’s males lead the Group L qualifying group with 8 factors after 4 matches whereas Benin path in second place with 7 factors and Lesotho are on the backside of the group with 2 factors.
“We wish to end our qualification on a optimistic observe and the 2 matches towards Benin and Lesotho are essential,” Rohr advised the CAF web site.
“After all, we all know that Benin is tough to beat after our final sport in Uyo [Nigeria won the game 2-1], and we’d like at the very least a degree towards them to qualify for subsequent 12 months’s AFCON.
“Then, we’re taking part in our remaining sport in Lagos. We wish to win in Lagos as a result of it has been a very long time since we final performed there, and we wish to conclude the qualifiers with a victory as nicely.
“These usually are not going to be straightforward matches as a result of Lesotho drew with Benin, however we’re going to offer our greatest towards these opponents.”