By Nehemia – Gwamna
Ahead of this week’s African Cup of Nations Qualifiers match between Super Eagles of Nigeria and Leone Stars of Sierra Leone ,some football fans in Lafia the Nasarawa State Capital have expressed confidence that the Eagles will come out victorious against their opponent.
They made their feelings known in an interview with Precious Fm in Lafia.
After months of football interruption in Africa occasioned by the Novel corona virus pandemic across the world,the coast is now clear for footballing activities to come alive in the continent as the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers take centre stage this week.
Speaking ahead of this week’s AFCON qualification match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and Leone Stars of Sierra Leone,some football fans expressed the hope that with the quality of players called up for the encounter the Eagles will outshine their opponent.
They also called on NIgerians to support the team for success to be achieved.
Also Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr says his team is fully prepared and ready to go ahead of this week 2021 AFCON qualified against Sierra Leone.
Meanwhile,President of the Nigeria Football Federation NFF, Amaju pinnick emphasized that the current Super Eagles Squad is capable of qualifying for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations schedule to hold in Cameroon.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria will host the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone on Friday,13th November at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin by 5pm Nigeria Time.