Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier: No change of venue for Nigeria, Cameroon clash -NFF

Posted on Jun 21 2017 - 2:35am by admin

•Rohr happy with Uyo

by using Joe Apu

THE Nigeria soccer Federation (NFF) mentioned the day before today that there was once no time the soccer federation meditated a transformation in the venue for the super Eagles World Cup 2018 qualifier in opposition to Cameroon from the Godswill Akpabio Stadium.

Head of media within the Glass home, Ademola Olajire advised daily Sunsports whereas reacting to insinuations that there’s a change of venue that he’s at a loss over the difficulty because the federation at no time issued any statement to that impact.

“I don’t be mindful the place that is coming from since the NFF at no time issued any commentary saying that there used to be a change of venue. those peddling that story are on their own as a result of I don’t keep in mind why folks would want to thrive on hearsay.”

The commentary appears to fall in line with the considering of tremendous Eagles handler Gernot Rohr who insists that he and his players are at ease playing in Uyo.

“i am in regular contact with the team’s captain (Mikel Obi) and different senior players they usually all agree that the group is still in Uyo to finish all qualifiers. changing the venue will put the boys beneath force. The avid gamers are at house with Uyo fanatics,” Rohr said.

The educate insisted that the pitch didn’t make a contribution to his group’s loss against South Africa as speculated via many, and desires them to remain in Uyo to complete each the sector Cup 2018 Qualifiers and AFCON 2019 Qualifiers as well.

Nigeria misplaced her closing sport on the stadium to South Africa zero-2 of their first AFCON 2019 Qualifiers, and their next competitive game in an effort to be in opposition to Cameroon in the race to be on the World Cup 2018 is rumoured to were shifted from the bottom.


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