Full-fledged Super Eagles in a lively session in Tangier, Morocco

Full-fledged Super Eagles in a lively session in Tangier, Morocco

Super Eagles in a lively session in Tangier, Morocco

All 24 players, summoned by head coach Gernot Rohr, arrived in Tangier, Morocco, and exercised on Thursday ahead of Saturday’s 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Liberia’s Lone Star.

Determination, dedication, and absolute dedication came from training at the Grand Stade de Tangier training field, where goalkeeper John Noble and striker Odion Ighalo, who arrived last, took part in an additional performance with Jean-Luc Royer, one of Rohr’s assistants. …

Delivery, marksmanship, energy, and creativity were the main themes as chances are weighed against probabilities ahead of the day 5 meeting, which the Nigerian side considers a must-win before they fly out to Lagos in the early hours of Sunday to prepare for the Blues’ group stage final. sharks of Cape Verde.

There were no boring moments when Captain Ahmed Musa, Victor Osimhen, and Kelechi Iheanacho fired from all cylinders to the delight of the technical and administrative staff, in moderate weather in the main northern city of Morocco.

“I’m happy to be able to do it here. It’s nice to be back in the group and the mood is great, ”said thenff.com Ighalo, the top scorer of the African Cup of Nations, after Thursday’s evening session.

Head coach Rohr added: “It’s nice here and we hope the weather is as good as it has been since we came here. Everything is calm and the team was able to concentrate very well. ”

The group welcomed the return of Igalo, as well as midfielders Wilfred Ndidi and Alex Iwobi and striker Samuel Chukwueze.

On Friday, the Super Eagles will experience the Grand Stade Tangier lawn during their official evening training session. It was there that Super Eagles B beat their Angolan counterparts 2-1 in the 2018 African Nations Championship quarterfinals.

Saturday’s match kicks off at 17:00 Moroccan time.