The Super Eagles of Nigeria are going to do their best to rehabilitate themselves in the eyes of millions of fans and to keep their hopes for defending their title at the 2015 African Cup of Nations alive.
Despite Saturday’s 1-0 defeat still hurts, Nigeria has an impressive statistical advantage, as Sudan managed to win 3 times only in total of 14 clashes at various competitions.
In another unpleasant development, some aggrieved fans, who are annoyed by the poor performance of Stephen Keshi and his boys staged a protest nearby the National Stadium in Abuja.
Latest reports from the National Football Federation indicate that no matter what the result is, Stephen Keshi would be to be out of his managerial post.
According to football commentator Kelechi Nkoro, the Eagles’ starting 11 in the crucial home game vs Sudan may be (1-3-4-3): Enyeama, Oshaniwa, Omeruo, Oboabona, Lawal, Onazi, Akpan, M.Obi, A. Musa, A. Samuel, Emenike. The official list is still awaited at the time of filing the present report.
Venue: Abuja National Stadium
Battle of coaches: Stephen Keshi vs Abdallah Mazda
Players to watch out for: Vincent Enyeama (Nigeria) / Mudathir ElTayeb ‘Kareka’(Sudan)
Kick off time: 5pm.
Up Super Eagles, up Nigeria!