We're ready for Nigeria war - Cameroon coach

Rachel Hardy
August 31, 2017

Iwobi was due to join the Super Eagles training camp on Monday after Arsenal's Premier League game at Liverpool later on Sunday.

Head Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Gernot Rohr is excited over the fitness of his lads as they begin preparations for the all-important World Cup Qualifier against the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon, AOIFootball.com reports.

In a chat with Cameroon Tribune, the Belgian-born tactician insists he is not unaware of the daunting task his team is facing, that the Indomitable Lions are prepared to weather the storm in Uyo and bring their World Cup dreams back to life.

The former Lazio midfielder is expected to make his 41st appearance for the Super Eagles against Cameroon on Friday.

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But, as a replacement for the team ahead of the crucial tie, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has replaced the Arsenal ace with CSKA Moscow striker, Aaron Samuel, who was placed on the standby list of invited players for the encounter.

Zimbabwean Brighton Mudzamiri, who will be the referee assessor in Friday's FIFA World Cup qualifying match between Nigeria and Cameroon in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, has arrived the country on Tuesday.

The Super Eagles now sit top of Group B with six points after victories over Zambia and Algeria.

Zambia who have one point are third while Algeria are bottom on just one point.

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