Former super Eagles defender, Ajibade Babalade, believes African champions Cameroon will find Nigeria a tougher proposition within the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers in August than their Sunday opponents within the first staff B in shape of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, Chile.
The Indomitable Lions were defeated 2-zero by way of the South American champions in Moscow and Babalade who was nicknamed ‘Kunde’ after Cameroon legend Emmanuel Kunde spoke moments after the sport on his ideas on the game and his projection in advance of the double header between Nigeria and Cameroon in August within the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.
“well, the Cameroonians impressed me despite the loss to Chile. Chile are clearly a better team than South Africa that additionally won in opposition to Nigeria by using the same ranking,” Babalade said.
“i’ve to claim that it’ll be a unique ball recreation in relation to Cameroon enjoying Nigeria.
“there’s extra at stake within the 2018 World Cup qualifiers than within the Confederations Cup.
“along with, I predict the super Eagles to be fired up for the match after the disappointing AFCON qualifier towards South Africa. Our coaches should get the video tapes of their Confederations Cup suits and learn about them very smartly.
“they are African champions however they’re going to have some weaknesses in their game which i’m hoping the super Eagles coaches will be looking at out for.”