Super Eagles back in Abuja for Black Stars as Eguavoen rues missed chances in Kumasi
Super Eagles

Super Eagles back in Abuja for Black Stars as Eguavoen rues missed chances in Kumasi

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have landed in Abuja in preparation for their African World Cup play-off second leg clash at the Moshood Abiola Stadium.

Nigeria and Ghana played a goalless draw in the first leg in Kumasi and will go at it again in the second leg in Abuja on Tuesday.

The Super Eagles are back in the country to prepare for the must-win second and would be banking on the home support when they file out against their Western African brothers.

Meanwhile, coach Austin Eguavoen has rued missed chances in the first leg clash against Ghana in Kumasi.

The Super Eagles of Nigeria had two great chances to score a goal in the game. Joe Aribo in the first half and Simon Moses whose effort was blocked by the Ghanaian goalkeeper.

MISSED THIS?  Mikel Obi identifies Leadership as reason for Super Eagles 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification failure.

“We had two clear chances to just finish Ghana, but I think getting a draw is good even though we wanted to win here (in Ghana),” Eguavoen told reporters after the game.

Moshood Abiola will host the Nigeria v Ghana game on Tuesday at 6:30 pm.

Tope Adefala

Tope Adefala is an experienced sports writer, editor, and web designer. A former editor at Talks sports with a great bias for Basketball, Tennis, Field Hockey and Football. Presently the media officer of Nigeria Hockey Federation. I have been in the business of Sports communication and marketing for more than 10 years. Not forgetting that I won West African University Games, Nigeria University Games gold medals. You can find me on Twitter @1topham.

Related Articles

What do you think?

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Back to top button
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x