Photo of the Technical Adviser of the Sizable Eagles, Augustine EguavoenTechnical director of the Sizable Eagles, Augustine Eguavoen, has said he’s not any longer under strain to search the nationwide team via to the arena cup scheduled to back in Qatar later in the twelve months.
The Ghana- Nigeria tie resulted in a uninteresting goalless draw as both facet had been responsible of a lethargic display and absence of cutting edge at the attacking terminate of the pitch in their World Cup qualifying playoff tie last Friday.
Speaking at a pre-match conference in Abuja on Tuesday, Eguavoen disclosed that he understood the stage of expectation earlier than the crunch tie and assures Nigerians of his squad picking the golden designate.
“Expectations are excessive, Nigerians, soccer lovers and Sizable Eagles supporters non-public been praying and cheering for the team, they wish to continue in that manner,” he said.
“We can promise them at the tip of the day we are in a position to acquire each person fully pleased, desire the pork up excessive, agree with up the stadium and pork up Nigeria.”
Asked if he was under strain to ship, the 56-twelve months-susceptible affirmed ” I am no longer under any strain, I am representing all Nigerian coaches however susceptible and younger, we wish to collectively be in Qatar that is the message, when we defective the line all americans will be jubilating.”
Giving an change on the ache teach of Innocent Bonke and Villareal winger, Samuel Chukwueze, 1994 Africa Nations Cup winner confirmed the pair had been under assessment
“Innocent Bonke and Samuel Chukwueze are all under observation as the teach of Chukwueze, he had undergone a scan and the implications are but to be published”
“Bonke isn’t any longer taking part in coaching as he had a knock as he worked too no longer easy. We non-public satisfactory personnel on the team to ship the designate.”
In an identical method, Nantes winger, Moses Simon, said that he was confident his facet would scale via despite the goalless draw at Kumasi
“The sport against Ghana was difficult on memoir of we know the method Ghana can play and it was all ways and we made up our minds to retreat on memoir of a degree is satisfactory for us on memoir of after they approach here they’ll desire it, “Simon said.
Meanwhile, Coach of the Sad stars, Otto Addo published his facet wanted to enhance on their last efficiency to stand a huge gamble of qualification.
The Ghanaian contingent had arrived Monday afternoon aboard a chartered plane at the Nnamdi Azikwe Global Airport and had a contingent of 25 gamers, technical crew contributors, and officials of the Ghana Football Association.
“We must make stronger and limit the Nigerian possibilities and we’re going to non-public to are trying to score. We had some possibilities and if we make stronger on that we are in a position to birth scoring,” coach Addo said.
He additionally worthy that he additionally felt no strain esteem his counterpart however noticed it as a privilege
“Rigidity for me is a privilege as the coach of the Ghana Nationwide team, 20 million Ghanaians will esteem to be here so I non-public in solutions it a privilege.”
“Right here isn’t any strain however completely we wish to qualify, so I instructed the fellows to head accessible and non-public a fair correct time, if we obtain mistakes you might perhaps desire it on me, we are in a position to are trying to play soccer completely and we are trying to score and take a look at to seize.”
M.K.O Abiola is the venue for the decider between both facet at 6 pm.