WCQ: Ighalo leads Eagles strike force against Cameroon

NFF Vice President Akinwunmi fields questions from Complete Sports’ Kayode Ogundare in Uyo

"So, we expect a win in Uyo and hopefully we expect a win in Cameroon or a draw at worse".

Victory will certainly elevate the Eagles to nine points and closer to the championships while a loss to the Lions, would buoy the Cameroonians and strengthen their resolve to overtake Nigeria in subsequent games.

"Of course!, if I have the opportunity but the most important thing is about the team getting the maximum three points", Simon told cafonline.com in an interview when asked if he fancied scoring against the Indomitable Lions again. We're confident, we still our chance to qualify.

Mikel Obi insists that even though he has played in a World Cup before, he remains highly motivated to go again.

"The list of players makes the difference, not so young, more of experienced players".

Football. 2018 World Cup.

"As I say, it will be tough but I'm very much looking forward to both matches and hopefully playing in the Super Eagles' colours". We're even sure we're going to do it there as usual.

Merkel Says Sanctions To Be Lifted Once Ceasefire In Donbass Implemented
She said that the spat between Warsaw and Brussels touches on "the basis of cooperation inside the European Union ". She also raised the prospect of agreeing legal contingents of African migrants who want to study or work in Europe.

Close Bannon ally and fiery Trump spokesman quits
He also strongly refuted the allegation of former White House official Sebastian Gorka on the absence of word "radical Islamic terrorism" in Trump's Afghan policy speech.

Sindhu storms into final, Saina settles for bronze
In the next point, Okuhara again hit the shuttle way behind the baseline to concede the point as Saina then trailed by 6-8. Saina, however, kept breathing down Okuhara's neck, making it 15-15 when the Japanese found the net and also hit long.

"He did well with the home-based national team and he will do well (against Cameroon), we will protect him and give him confidence".

"We believe in prayers".

He said: "When they were presented to the ministry on Tuesday, we sought the approval of Mr. President which he graciously approved to receive them on Wednesday, and indeed they were received in council and having emerged as champions they are qualified for the competition in Spain in 2019".

We're confident because we know we can beat Nigeria as Nigeria can beat us. And we're going to win in Uyo.

The Eagles go into the qualifiers top of Group B on six points after two games while Cameroon are on two points from the same number of games. The team seems not to have lost yet, but two draws 1: 1 with Algeria and Zambia brought only 2 points to the team's box.

In the United Kingdom, the game will be available to watch live on television on BT Sport 2, as well as being available to stream online using the BT Sport app.

Related News:

  • USA  disrupts evacuation of IS militants in Syria

    USA disrupts evacuation of IS militants in Syria

    Lebanese army General Fadi Daoud said the area had been secured, but that there was still a danger of mines laid by the jihadists. Iran has been one of Assad's main backers since Syria's conflict began in March 2011.
    Osaka warns she's just getting started after beating Kerber

    Osaka warns she's just getting started after beating Kerber

    Kerber then took the same court where she beat Pliskova for the title previous year and took another stinging defeat. Latvia's 13th seed will next meet Romanian Sorana Cirstea, a 6-1 6-3 victor over Dutch qualifier Lesley Kerkove.
    Black-Clad Antifa Attack Peaceful Berkeley Rally, Ignite Furor on Social Media

    Black-Clad Antifa Attack Peaceful Berkeley Rally, Ignite Furor on Social Media

    Gibson abruptly canceled the San Francisco rally, originally permitted to be held at Crissy Field near the Golden Gate Bridge. Berkeley police have attempted to control the crowds and avoid violence by cordoning off Martin Luther King Jr.
  • Dollar up in Asia after China manufacturing aids sentiment

    Dollar up in Asia after China manufacturing aids sentiment

    The job market saw its thirteenth straight month of growth, with August marking the quickest rate of increase since June 2014. This was above consensus forecasts of 55.0, the strongest reading for four months and the second-highest reading in 3 years.
    Daesh asks Hizbollah, Syrian army for withdrawal from Syria-Lebanon border

    Daesh asks Hizbollah, Syrian army for withdrawal from Syria-Lebanon border

    Hezbollah has been fighting alongside troops loyal to President Bashar al-Assad since the Syrian conflict erupted in 2011. Ibrahim said the search for a ninth soldier continues.
    Dozens killed in fresh Saudi-led airstrike on Yemen's capital

    Dozens killed in fresh Saudi-led airstrike on Yemen's capital

    Witnesses said two buildings in the south of the city, which is controlled by Houthi rebels, had been destroyed. The United States also regularly conducts deadly drone strikes on Yemen that Washington says target Al-Qaeda.
  • Christian child forced into Muslim foster care in London

    Christian child forced into Muslim foster care in London

    The transition from one home to another - sometimes multiple homes - can cause anxiety and feelings of instability. Esmat's family speak a mix of English and Gujarati, but when foster children are with them, they stick to English.
    Photo shows Texas nursing home residents submerged, lounging in water

    Photo shows Texas nursing home residents submerged, lounging in water

    Kim McIntosh lives in Florida, but told CNN that her mother, who owns the nursing home just southeast of Houston, took the photo. The Galveston Office of Emergency Management confirmed Sunday afternoon that it had rescued the residents from the facility.
    Straight As for 96 Altrincham Grammar School for Girls students

    Straight As for 96 Altrincham Grammar School for Girls students

    In particular, they saluted Aaron Brooks achieving 9s in English and Maths and As and A*s across the board. Our teachers, parents/carers and governors are very proud of them and what they have achieved.
  • Mexico Reiterates Refusal to Pay for Trump's Wall

    Mexico Reiterates Refusal to Pay for Trump's Wall

    But he implored him to stop saying so publicly, according to transcripts of the January 27 call obtained by The Washington Post . Asked about Mexico paying for the wall, Bossert said the initial effort is on getting an appropriation to build the barrier.
    German nurse may have murdered at least 90 patients

    German nurse may have murdered at least 90 patients

    Kuehme added that if authorities acted sooner, some of these deaths could have been prevented. Hoegel's activity came to light in 2005 when a colleague witnessed him injecting a patient.
    Study ties vitamins to lung cancer

    Study ties vitamins to lung cancer

    And that's likely just because multivitamins generally don't contain high enough dosages of B6 and B12 to pose a risk. But many high-dose supplements, he said, claim to boost energy and provide other unproven benefits.


Most liked

LG V30 price, release date, and carrier deals
There is a feature called Cine Video that can add color grading presets and perform jitter-free zoom with Point Zoom. LG V30 sports a MIL-STD-810G standard IP68 certified aluminum chassis with Gorilla Glass 5 panel on its rear side.

Body found of 22-year-old woman who was 8 months pregnant
The neighbour of a dead pregnant woman has confessed to United States police she attempted to keep the baby for herself. At a nearby farmstead, investigators found suspicious items that led them to believe it was a crime scene, Todd said.

Taylor Swift Smashes First Day Record For YouTube Music Video Views
One caveat to Swift's streaming success is that, on Spotify at least, interest in her comeback single dropped over the weekend. After 24 hours, the video racked in over 43.2 million viewers, smashing Psy's record of 36 million for his "Gentleman" video.

North Korea Sends Serious Threat To Britain And Australia
North Korea this week said the exercises were evidence that the United States planned to invade North Korea. The statement further added that the launches "did not pose a threat to North America" or Guam.

China condemns unilateral United States sanctions against Venezuela
But even with this being the case, the U.S.is still dealing with oil exports from the country. Venezuela risks a default on ballooning debt. "For the MUD, the enemy is Venezuela ".

List of HTC smartphones officially getting Android Oreo update in 2017!
HTC U11, which now runs on HTC Sense UI on top of Android Nougat 7 .1.1, will be the first device to receive the Oreo update. It comes with a host of fancy new features and capabilities, all of which you can read about on our Android O explainer .

Oz struggle to keep up with Bangla in 1st test
The selectors will have a tough decision to make between Taskin Ahmed and Shafiul Islam, but Shafiul might just get the nod. Australia's Pat Cummins was among the wicket takers against Bangladesh on day one.

Tillerson: Trump 'Speaks For Himself'
Wallace asked Tillerson whether Trump's words in recent weeks had made it more hard to promote American values overseas . One failed and none posed risk to the United States, the US Pacific Command said in a statement late Friday.

Ronda Rousey to Marry Travis Browne During Mayweather vs. McGregor
She's got a pretty solid excuse though: Rousey will be marrying her longtime boyfriend Travis Browne in Hawaii this weekend. During an appearance on Live with Kelly & Ryan Rousey, 30, talked about how her fiancé proposed to her in New Zealand.

Andy Murray Withdraws from 2017 US Open Due to Hip Injury
Lukas Lacko of Slovakia, who lost in qualifying, gets into the 128-man field as a "lucky loser, " replacing Murray . The most recent announcement though means that Andy Murray misses only his second Grand Slam in the last ten years.

MLB Issues Suspensions, Fines Following Massive Yankees-Tigers Brawl
Thursday's brawl in Detroit will leave the Yankees without catchers Gary Sanchez and Austin Romine for a short time. Moments before the outburst, Yankees manager Joe Girardi had been tossed for arguing about Kahnle's ejection.

QU Poll: Voters believe President Trump dividing country
And 3% of American voters said they "haven't heard enough" about Trump to say if they have a favorable or unfavorable view him. Sixty-eight percent of voters think Trump's words/actions could cause an "international conflict", while 29 percent disagree.

Groups make last-minute push to save national monument areas
Cook wants to lop off a finger of the 346,177-acre monument located mostly in the Angeles National Forest in Los Angeles County. Mitchell spoke Thursday after Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke recommended retaining the national monuments under review.

Micromax launches Canvas Infinity with 18:9 full vision display
At the launch event, Micromax directed the 24-hour service promise to fix or replace the device in that stipulated time frame. They've also touted this as a gaming device, but with a Snapdragon 425, it may not go far in that department.

Taylor Swift Is Back With a New, Badass '90s Look
But while we're on the subject of Taylor's sweater, many also used the cover in its entirety as a dig toward Kim & Kanye. Beginning this week, three cryptic videos were posted exquisite corpse-style, gradually revealing the body of a snake.