Gernot Rohr has guided the Super Eagles of Nigeria to a great start at the World Cup qualifiers but has warned that the game against Cape Verde will be tough.
Nigeria who are three-time African champions on Friday evening, August 3, began their quest to qualify for 2022 FIFA World Cup by beating visiting Liberia 2-0.
Coach Gernot Rohr defended his decision of not inviting Union Berlin’s Taiwo Awoniyi for the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Liberia and Cape Verde.
Victor Osimhen and Kelechi Iheanacho will lead Nigeria’s attack in Friday’s 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying clash against the Lone Star of Liberia in Lagos.
Gernot Rohr has expressed dissatisfaction over the choice of Lagos as venue of his team’s 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier group opener against Liberia, The Sun.
Gernot Rohr has maintained that he is not worried of being fired by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) if he fails to qualify Nigeria for the 2022 World Cup.