Rohr says Nigeria will call-up best strikers for Cameroon clash

By Daily Sports on August 11, 2017

Views: 1,884

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr has stated that they will call up the country's best strikers ahead of their two clashes with their rivals Cameroon.

The two West African nations will clash in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers which will take place in Uyo, Nigeria on 31 August 2017 and Yaounde, Cameroon on 4 September 2017.

German tactician Rohr has also revealed that Nigeria and 1.FSV Mainz 05 defender Leon Balogun has regained his full fitness ahead of their two crucial clashes with Cameroon.

“Balogun is also fit," Rohr told Own Goal Nigeria. The 64-year-old coach also explained that frontman Odion Ighalo, who is on the books of Chinese club Changchun Yatai, could be called up."

He is experienced and we have also some strikers with a little more experience, Odion Ighalo also not only him," he added."

There are also other ones. So I think in the next week we will monitor all of them to be sure, we can take the best ones for these big games against Cameroon.

"Nigeria and Cameroon are in Group B along with Zambia and Algeria. Only the group winners will secure their place in the finals.

The Super Eagles of Nigeria are sitting at the top of group table with six points with four games left, while second-placed Cameroon have two points. (GOAL)

•Photo shows Gernot Rohr.

Source Daily Sports

Posted August 11, 2017


 

You may also like...
CAF election: Sports Minister charges Pinnick to protect...

Man City’s Fernandinho to serve four-game ban

Man Utd interested in Arnautovic

Jarrell Miller eyes Dillian Whyte

Stiverne says he’s coming back, 100% dedicated

World Cup 2018: ‘Salah used for political capital’...

 

Latest News Valencia Stun Barcelona to Emerge 2018/2019 Copa Del Rey Champions Bayern Beat Leipzig to Win German Cup, Domestic Double Messi Sets another Record Victor Moses Expected to Join Inter Milan after Confirming Fenerbahce Exit Oshoala, Ebi, Oparanozie, 20 Others in Super Falcons’ Final Squad Dele-Bashiru: Nigeria U20 Will Go Far in Fifa World Cup Mikel Obi’s Inclusion in 2019 AFCON Squad a Good Omen, Says Udeze Mane to Battle Van Dijk, Hazard, Others for PFA Player of the Year Award PSG Coach Tuchel Extends Deal Until 2021 Arsenal, Chelsea Return Unsold Europa League Final Tickets Sergio Ramos Considering Real Madrid Exit Hamilton Beats Bottas to Pole Position in Monaco

 

Most Read Rangers International going, going . . . (45,391 views) Amaju Pinnick: A cat with nine lives (37,466 views) Missing $150,000 IAAF Grant: Solomon Dalung’s Hide and Seek game (36,089 views) Sports Development: Zenith Bank on the zenith (35,598 views) Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje’s solid footprints, commitment to sports development in Kano State (34,613 views) Current issues in Nigerian sports: Matters arising (34,569 views) Second Term: Amaju Pinnick, Other NFF Heavyweights Home to Roost •How Pinnick Broke the Jinx (33,790 views) Olopade, BET9A wave of revolution in NNL (33,637 views) Commonwealth Games 2018: Shame of Muhammadu Buhari, Solomon Dalung (33,388 views) NFF Presidency: Pinnick, Maigari, Ogunjobi, Okoye in Battle for Supremacy (32,535 views) John Mikel Obi: Segun Odegbami’s Outrageous Call! (30,569 views) Ibrahimovic’s Man U exit: Whose decision is it? And in whose interest? (30,408 views)

 

 


 

News Athletics (283) Basketball (164) Boxing (546) Columnists (436) Euro Soccer Update (4859) Fans Assembly (3) From the Grassroots (46) Golf (73) Interviews (14) Live Commentary (4) News (4960) NPL Glo Premier League (1014) People and Places (22) Readers Parliament (6) Tennis (543)

 

 

 

Phone numbers

Tel: +234(0)8066020976
+234(0)8055068145
+234(0)7013416146
+234(0)8094272884

Email addresses

info@dailysportsng.com
support@dailysportsng.com
publisher@dailysportsng.com

Office address

No 3, Adetoun Close, Off College Road, Ogba, Ikeja Lagos.
Website: www.dailysportsng.com

Social Media