The Super Eagles of Nigeria play against the Syli Nationale of Guinea within the second matchday of fixtures at the 2019 continent Cup of states in Egypt.
Nigeria sits top Group B when a hard 1-0 triumph over debutants Burundi whereas Guinea are placed second with a 2-2 draw against Madagascar, the opposite debutants within the cluster.
The Super Eagles, who are favourites to win the match and also the cluster acquire the sport on the heels of a pay protest that has been resolved in line with the Nigerian soccer Federation spokesperson, Ademola Olajire.
Coach Gernot Rohr needs to shuffle his facet with a number of the players battling with a bout of illness. The coach confirmed that prophet Kalu who folded throughout coaching thanks to dehydration was 100% match and will feature within the game against Guinea.
“The superb news is that Kalu did once more yesterday in Cairo an MRI and it’s currently 100% certain that he’s match and he are going to be out there for the sport,” he same within the pre-match group discussion
“He already started coaching with the team therefore we tend to are happy this as a result of everyone was a touch bit afraid once this happened.”
Odion Ighalo may well be in line for a begin in situ of Paul Onuachu when he came on to get within the 77th minute against Burundi. Right back, Shehu Abdullahi can miss out of the fixture thanks to a hamstring injury that he had within the game against the Swallows of Burundi.
Guinea hopes to urge their qualification back heading in the right direction when the shocking draw to Madagascar. Liverpool midfielder, Naby Keita is predicted to start out from the outset when enjoying solely twenty eight minutes in Guinea’s first fixture.