tutor of the super Eagles of Nigeria Gernot Rohr has dropped an immense hint about Daniel Akpeyi protecting his spot as the number 1 goalkeeper of Nigeria after they play their next game.
Akpeyi was roundly blamed for the objectives Nigeria conceded in the zero-2 loss to South Africa in the AFCON 2019 Qualifiers recreation made up our minds at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo the day prior to this.
Rohr absolved the goalkeeper of any direct blame for the goals the crew conceded, however hinted he will drop him for the subsequent recreation against Cameroon the place he’s going to be hoping to have regular first option Carl Ikeme match.
“it’s not my style to criticize a participant in public. First, i will speak with the participant,” mentioned Rohr.
“It used to be a tough sport for him as a result of he didn’t have so much work in the first 1/2 excluding for one or two eventualities. these kinds of video games are very tough for a goalkeeper nevertheless it’s not the fault of the goalkeeper,” he delivered.
“For the subsequent sport, Carl shall be back from his injury after which we’ll see.
“I trust in these players because they played so neatly in the first half. there is not any excuses for the lacking players.
“however the spirit and the sport they played for one hour, I was happy. We win and we lose together.
“For the next game against Cameroon, we will be able to be much better,” said Rohr.