South African national crew instruct, Stuart Baxter, says the team shouldn’t be intimidated by way of the excessive profile clubs super Eagles avid gamers symbolize.
Baxter made the statement whereas speaking with newsmen on arrival of the group at Uyo on Thursday.
“We don’t have the enormous stars but we now have a crew. each Africa nation faces the same drawback however then the coaches try to stability the celebrities and others.
“we’re not going to be shielding or careful because Nigeria has just right players.
“David has beaten Goliath however this isn’t a case of David and Goliath as a result of there’s no David and Goliath in this game.
“Nigeria is the favourite for this game however for South African to be intimidated, no. though the tremendous Eagles had more time to coach however that is the approach it’s.
“we are assured in the best way we are coming near the game for the time being however the avid gamers comprehend what to do, collectively the job is finished.
“The avid gamers are hopeful beforehand of the game however not intimidated,” the show said.
Baxter, who’s making a return to the staff after an eventful first stint, said that the weather although humid and warmer, his players have now not complained as they are experts.
He said, “The weather is k. South Africans have adapted to the climate. it is warm and a bit humid. i am not used to it however the gamers will not be complaining and they’ve told me to get used to it.”
The AFCON 2019 Qualifier can be performed on Saturday on the Godswill Akpabio global Stadium on Saturday.