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Eguavoen Satisfied With Eagles’ Response, Assures Team Is Ready For Ghana Clashes

Eguavoen Satisfied With Eagles’ Response, Assures Team Is Ready For Ghana Clashes

Ahead of Friday’s Ghana-Nigeria 2022 World Cup playoffs first leg match in Kumasi, Super Eagles coach, Augustine Eguavoen, has expressed satisfaction with the players’ response in camp and training session, and assures that the team is ready to go and do the nation proud, Completesports.com reports.

Eguavoen while speaking after the Super Eagles’ first training session in Abuja on Tuesday ahead of their Kumasi trip, says that the injury concerns in the squad have been adequately taken care of. He explains that Maduka Okoye who fell ill might still join the team, while Innocent Bonke has replaced injured Wilfred Ndidi.

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“I am very satisfied, you can see that the boys are ready to go. The good thing is that they are in season, they are in form and their confidence is very high. No injury worries and I am very satisfied with what we saw in our first training session, one hour, 15 minutes,” Eguavoen said.

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Super Eagles in training session at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium Abuja

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“I got a message from Maduka Okoye, that he is going to come but we have a backup in John Noble who is is going join us. If Maduka recovers and joins us there is no problem.but we have Noble as a backup.

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“Hopefully, we’ll have two more training sessions before the game, anything more than that will be suicidal. It is more of tactical talks than physicality now. We are ready to go,” Eguavoen concluded.

The Super Eagles will host the Black Stars in the reverse fixture at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium Abuja on Tuesday, March 29 2022. The winner over the two legs will represent Africa, alongside four other qualified nations, at Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup.

By Richard Jideaka, Abuja

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COMMENTS

WORDPRESS: 22
  • Great! That’s the spirit, keep it up boys and let’s do the needful come Friday….

     
  • Selfmade KING 5 months ago

    Egu was beaten as a player and as the super eagles coach and he has lost all his encounters with Ghana

    He ll lose again on Friday

     
    • Olawale 5 months ago

      Lol.. una get defense? Abeg name your defence line wey fit hold osihmen? Your best defender is Salisu and he nor come. So una go collect and chop wotowoto for una backyard and still collect for Abuja.

       
      • Selfmade KING 5 months ago

        U ll see on Friday ….

        It seems u guys has been playing soccer in ur mind but ghana ll woke u guys up lol

         
    • BabaDudu 5 months ago

      Have you taken your drugs today?

       
  • Owusu 5 months ago

    @selfmadeking, If it was falcon eagles Ghana my country want to play against I wil be a bit afraid but the chicken eagles they wil chop it in Kumasi my brother.give me ur Mobile noba let me send data to u after we don chop them.u dey try.

     
    • Owusu 5 months ago

      Yes . It falcon eagles black stars want to meet I can be afraid a bit . because dey wil defend their goalpost but this chicken eagle don’t. Ghana 3 Nigeria*

       
      • Selfmade KING 5 months ago

        Just wait , all these talk ll cease on Friday …. They ll be shocked but we Ghanaians wldnt be shock because we know we have more quality than them …

        It always been that

         
  • Owusu 5 months ago

    Yes . It falcon eagles black stars want to meet I can be afraid a bit . because dey wil defend their goalpost but this chicken eagle don’t. Ghana 3 Nigeria*

     
  • Detruth 5 months ago

    Let’s talk after 8pm Ghana time on Friday.

     
    • Roland 5 months ago

      Too much talk no dey full basket Ghanaian is good for juju but this time una juju no go work

       
  • Confirmation reaching us now is that Nigerians are happily ready to residing national anthem come tomorrow. Go S!!!

     
  • erstinoh 5 months ago

    GUYS LISTEN TO ME. SELFMADE KING IS NOT GHANIAN. NA DR DRE

     
  • HAHAHAHA we are together @Dan, Go SE!!!
    Nig4, Gh0.

     
    • Gqw ku 5 months ago

      Lolz. SE, Go to where? I tell you our boys are game and keeping GH hostage in the playoffs.

       
  • Vincent UK 5 months ago

    That’s our coach talking.

     
  • Samson 5 months ago

    I like what coach Eguavoen said and not that boastful Addo (ground) ottor, of ghana. Ride on coachie!!!

     
  • This time around Ghana go collect they want try Nigeria of nowadays they forget Nigeria is digit Boys

     
  • Roland 5 months ago

    Ghanaian are good in juju but this time around they juju no go work
    They no get players all they boys na women only the Arsenal player be only player i see inside others na make i follow count