Afcon 2021: With the Super Eagles of Nigeria already qualifying for the knockout stage, the Nigerian gaffer Augustine Eguavoen will be looking forward to becoming the first Nigerian coach to win all three games at the Afcon group stage and also being the only team to secure all nine points in the Afcon 2021.
Cameroon and Morocco are the only teams to secure seven points.
Afcon 2021: The host Cameroon Won only two games and drew their final group game against Cape Verde, Morocco also had seven points winning two games and a draw against Gabon who also qualified alongside Morocco in Group B.
Samson Siasia was quoted saying
‘’Augustine Eguavoen should give chance to the ones that haven’t played to prevent injuries in the next stage’’
Chidozie Awaziem also recently resumed training with the Super Eagles on Monday after he was sidelined for sustaining an injury.
the coach should allow players mostly from the frontline, strikers, and wingers the ones that have done well, allow the ones that have not played to play because they have qualified already and if they don’t play it might be a problem so allow the ones on the bench play because we have qualified alreadySamson Siasia
Augustine Eguavoen seems to have more faith in the players he lined up against Egypt and Sudan.
Although the Nigerian gaffer stated at a press conference that he will be lining up some new players today again Guinea Bissau in the Afcon 2021 final group stage.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria tops Group D with seven points and will be looking forward to being the only team to get all nine points in Afcon 2021.
Afcon 2021: Some Super Eagles players will be expecting a turnaround from the gaffer Augustine Eguavoen
Players like Iwobi, Henry Onyekuru, Semi Ajayi, and team captain Ahmed Musa will be looking forward to starting their first game in the current Afcon 2021.
Sadiq Umar will also be hoping to win the heart of the coach as he has failed to convince in his last two appearances.
Iwobi Will also be looking forward to starting and impressing Eguavoen and the new interim Everton coach.
Super Eagles of Nigeria will be expecting to defeat Guinea-Bissau as they seem to be the underdogs in the Group D of Afcon 2021, Guinea-Bissau has not won any game so far, losing to Egypt and a draw against Sudan, so the odds favor Nigeria as they will be looking to get all nine points.