2019 AFCON QUALIFIER: ROHR EXPECTS TOUGH SUPER EAGLES – SEYCHELLES CLASH IN ASABA
Written by thereachfm on March 11, 2019
Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr says he expects a tough battle against Seychelles in their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture billed for the Stephen Keshi Stadium Asaba on Saturday, March 23.
The three-time African kings who top Group E with 10 points from five games are already through to Egypt 2019 after they were held to a 1-1 draw by hosts Bafana Bafana of South Africa in their qualifying fixture.
Meanwhile, the tiny island of Seychelles are yet to record a win in the qualifiers and have conceded 22 times.
However, Rohr also defends his decision to name a strong squad for the game which many has tagged as inconsequential
The Super Eagles will also face the Pharaohs of Egypt in a friendly international three days after the game in Asaba .