The absence of the Everton and Leicester City stars had played a part in the Super Eagles’ defeat to the Wild Beasts according to the German tactician
Coach Gernot Rohr has stated that the absences of Alex Iwobi and Wilfred Ndidi had impacted Nigeria’s game against the Central African Republic in Thursday’s 2022 Fifa World Cup qualification match.
Despite dominating ball possession against the Wild Beasts, the Super Eagles bowed 1-0 to Raoul Savoy’s men at Teslim Balogun Stadium.
Karl Namnganda’s 90th-minute effort separated both teams as the three-time African kings fluffed several scoring opportunities.
While lamenting his team’s defeat despite dominating ball possession, the German tactician discloses that the non-appearance of the England based stars – who were out due to injury worries did not help matters.
Despite his team’s dominance in ball possession, the German strategist admits that the absence of the England-based players – who were out owing to injury concerns – did not help matters.
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