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Africa WC Qualifiers: 10 Match Previews And Possible Wins

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The struggle by African countries to be amongst Africa representatives in Qatar 2022 World Cup will be underway this weekend with a total of 26 fixtures in the offing.

Below is a preview of 10 Matches exciting fixtures and possible winners when actions resume across stadias in the African continent.

1. ETHIOPIA v GHANA
Ethiopia will have their hands full on Thursday afternoon when they host the ‘Black Stars’ of Ghana in one of Group G fixtures lined up in the Africa world cup qualifiers.

Ethiopia needs nothing but maximum points to brighten their chances of qualification whilst Ghana needs a point(s) as they are placed 2nd on the Group G log with 9 points.

Possible Winner: GHANA.



2. TANZANIA v D.R. CONGO
Tanzania will be presented with a good chance of qualification for the ‘Mundial’ as they welcome D.R.Cong at home.

Currently on top of the summit in Group J with 7 points, the Tanzania senior National team will need all maximum points to keep their qualification chances alive.

Possible Winner: TANZANIA.



3. RWANDA v MALI

Having just a point in Group E, Rwandan senior National team will be faced with an uphill task when they welcome, Mali, who are on top of the summit with 9 points.

A win for Rwanda hands them a small hope whilst a lose will shatter their dreams. Mali needs a point(s) to seal their qualification.

Possible Winner: MALI



4. TOGO v SENEGAL
Togo Senior National team will come up against top ranking and stars studded Senegalese side on Thursday evening.

Togo who currently occupies the second position in group H will be faced with a hard task of stopping Senegal who are on top of the summit in Group H with 12 points.

Following the two Nation pursuit and position on the logo, Senegal looks more promising to carry all 3points.

Possible Winner: SENEGAL



5. DJIBOUTI v ALGERIA
Djibouti who are struggling to make a maiden appearance in the World Cup will be faced with another huge task of stopping Algeria at home in one of Group A fixtures.

Having no points at all, Djibouti seems to be already out of the race while Algeria needs a point(s) away to seal their qualification.

Possible Winner: ALGERIA



6. ANGOLA v EGYPT

The qualification zeal of Angola national team will be put to test when they face Egypt at home.

An upset is bound to happen in this Fixture as both teams has big chances of qualification.

Possible Result: DRAW



7. SUDAN v MORROCO
Sudan will be face with an uphill task which seems impossible as they welcome Morrocan National team who are currently unbeaten in its last matches.

Morroco are the most favourite to cruise to a victory when they face Sudan in a Group I fixture.

Possible Winner: MORROCO



8. LIBERIA v NIGERIA
The fixture looks very much interesting as the fixture will be played at a neutral venue.

The Super Eagles are the favourite to cart away maximum points and underrating it’s opponents will be at their own peril.

Possible Winner: NIGERIA



9. IVORY COAST v MOZAMBIQUE
The Ivorian will be up against little known Mozambique team on Saturday.

With Ivory Coast on top of the summit in group D, a point with see the Ivorian through whilst Mozambique has little or no hope.

Possible Winner: IVORY COAST



10. MALAWI v CAMEROON
A very difficult game it will be for the Malawi senior National team who are in group D alongside Ivory Coast and Mozambique.

An upset looks possible in this Fixture if only they would take their chances when it present itself .

Possible Winner: MALAWI

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Yusuf Abdullahi: Fast Rising Top Talent Dazzles In Nigeria Flying Eagles Training

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Highly rated Nigeria youngster, Yusuf Abdullahi, has been spotted in training with the Nigeria Under-20 team (Flying Eagles) as the team intensified preparations for football event in the All African Games which will take place in Ghana.

The sensational goal poacher who scored five goals in game in the Nigeria topflight league with Kano Pillars was handed invite by Coach Ladan Bosso upon return from Norway.

Afterwards his heroics, Yusuf Abdullahi, who has been a ‘hot cake’ in the transfer market has been in Norway where to negotiate a potential move to top Norwegian Eliteserien league giants.

Dazzling in the Nigeria Under-20 training Cup for All African Games, Coach Ladan Bosso, has been given thumbs up for his rich scouting network to ensure the best for the Nigeria Flying Eagles team.

The towering youngster, Yusuf Abdullahi, is tipped to bring in something different and outstanding in the Nigeria Flying Eagles team for All African Games with his killer instinct passes and goal scoring prowess.

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AFCON23: Nigerians Owes José Peseiro Apologies

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Failure as they said has no friends whilst success comes with lots of friends and family members inclusive.

Success never comes overnight as it requires time, consistency, believing in your craft will surely draw the much needed success closer than expected.

The Nigeria Super Eagles yesterday stepped into the semi-finals of the on-going African Cup Of Nations In Abidjan, Ivory Coast following its 1-0 win over Angola, all thanks to Lookman Ademola first half goal which was enough to separate the two sides at full time.

Prior to the African Cup Of Nations, the Nigeria Super Eagles were written off by its own country people following the team strings of poor run with its Portuguese gaffer, Jose Peseiro, described as an ‘incompetent’ Coach by many Nigeria Football enthusiasts.

José Peseiro suffered all manner of insults and cyber bullying by Nigerians as well as in the hands of the Nigeria Football Federation as he was forced to take a pay but he was undeterred knowing his worth and ability.

Nigeria Super Eagles Coach, Jose Peserio, suffered all manner of negative criticism from Nigeria Football enthusiasts, Journalists and Pundits starting from its Provisional list for the AFCON down to his list of 25 players for the competition.

The Portuguese gaffer amidst all negative criticism remained focused and never allowed side talks from naysayers distract him as he knows his Onion and was ready to prove it.

“We said it, the Nigeria Super Eagles team is too big for Jose Peserio to handle, the team cannot qualify for group stages ” these were words of many Nigerians, pundits and analysts after the team 1-1 draw in its first game in Group A against Equatorial Guinea.

The team squared up against host Nation, Ivory Coast and cruised to a 1-0 win and went ahead to record a 1-0 win over Guinea-Bissau to secure a place in the round of 16 but still, the Coach Jose Peserio tutored side was under fire as they described the team qualification as a fluke.

In all group stages, the Nigeria Super Eagles team conceded only once and still stretched its clean-sheet with their 2-0 win over Cameroon in the round of 16 down to its 1-0 win over Angola in the quarter-finals.

Against all odds, against all criticism by Naysayers, Coach Jose Peserio has silenced all criticism against him with success stories following the Nigeria Super Eagles qualifications for the semi-finals of the AFCON.

At this point, Nigerian football enthusiasts, Journalists, Analysts and Pundits needs to unanimously come together and tender an apology to the Nigeria Super Eagles gaffer as his big feats in the AFCON has brought smiles in the faces of millions of Nigerians who called for his sack prior to the competition.

As early stated, Success takes time and requires consistent as Jose Peserio has turned around the fortunes of the Nigeria Super Eagles team in the AFCON with its high level of consistency in formations and personnel’s.

With the team setting it’s eyes on the trophy, Portuguese gaffer, Jose Peserio deserves an apology letter from all Nigerians who doubted his ability.

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Super Eagles Coach Peseiro Prepares for Challenging Quarterfinal Showdown Against Angola

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Super Eagles Coach Peseiro Gears Up For Tough Quarterfinal Clash With Angola

Jose Peseiro, the head coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, has revealed that the team is actively preparing for their upcoming quarterfinal match against Angola. After a recovery and training session in Abidjan, Peseiro shared valuable insights into the team’s preparations and provided an update on the condition of goalkeeper Stanley Nwabali.

Peseiro emphasized the significance of the recovery and training session in ensuring the players are in peak condition for the crucial quarterfinal clash. The session focused on maintaining the players’ fitness levels and sharpness as they gear up for the decisive stage of the tournament.

Regarding Stanley Nwabali, the team’s goalkeeper, a fitness test was conducted to assess his readiness. The medical team, along with Peseiro, is closely monitoring Nwabali’s condition, and decisions regarding his participation in the upcoming match will be based on the results of the evaluation.

With Peseiro’s strategic approach and the team’s dedicated focus, the Super Eagles are determined to face the tough challenge posed by Angola in the quarterfinals and advance further in the tournament.

Coach Jose Peseiro of the Super Eagles has emphasized the need for unwavering focus and a collective team effort as they gear up for the intense quarterfinal clash against Angola. Peseiro highlighted the importance of giving 100% effort in every aspect of preparation, including training, nutrition, and rest.

Recognizing the strength of the Angolan team, Peseiro emphasized the significance of meticulous planning and outstanding teamwork to secure victory in what is expected to be a challenging match.

“We must maintain complete focus, giving our all in every activity, every day – be it training, meals, or rest. Our team must operate at 100%. We are up against a formidable opponent in Angola. To emerge victorious, we need to deliver a fantastic performance.”

Under the guidance of Coach Peseiro, the Super Eagles are fully committed to meticulous preparation and a united team effort as they face the intense quarterfinal clash against Angola.

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