Gernot Rohr, the Tremendous Eagles coach, has stated that it will be tough for him to choose an inventory for subsequent month’s 2021 AFCON qualifiers due to the brand new gamers who did nicely through the worldwide break.
Nigeria rounded up their friendlies with a 1-1 draw in opposition to Tunisia on Tuesday night time after dropping 1-0 to Algeria final Friday.
Reflecting on each friendlies, Rohr insisted that there are positives to take into their subsequent conflict in opposition to Sierra Leone within the AFCON qualifiers.
“The 2 pleasant video games we performed have been excellent aggressive video games,” Rohr stated as quoted by the Tremendous Eagles’ verified Twitter deal with on Tuesday night time.
“Algeria and Tunisia are excellent groups. Certainly, the outcomes may have been higher. We may have picked a draw in opposition to Algeria and a win in opposition to Tunisia.
“We have now some positives to select from the video games as a result of despite lacking some key gamers we nonetheless competed nicely.
“Now it’s going to be tough for me to choose our checklist for the AFCON qualifiers subsequent month due to the brand new boys who did nicely.”