Tremendous Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has disclosed that he’s but to determine his primary goalkeeper between Francis Uzoho and Maduka Okoye for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in opposition to Benin and Lesotho.
Recall that Okoye manned the posts when Nigeria threw away a four-goal lead to attract 4-4 in opposition to Sierra Leone in Benin Metropolis final November. He then stored a clear sheet throughout the second leg which ended 0-0 4 days later in Freetown.
However, Uzoho was additionally Nigeria’s primary goalkeeper on the 2018 FIFA World Cup, the place the staff crashed out within the Group Phases. Nonetheless, damage stored him out of motion for a lot of months, thereby paving method for Okoye and another goalkeepers.
Reacting to this growth, Rohr said that both Okoye or Uzoho will begin in opposition to the Squirrels in Porto Novo.
“Allow us to slender it down to 2 goalkeepers in Uzoho and Okoye.
“They’re each doing nicely in coaching for the time being and we’ll determine on the eve of the sport.
“One of the best amongst them might be in objective,” Rohr instructed reporters.
By Augustine Akhilomen
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