By Amaechi Agbo
Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr, yesterday inspected the newly –renovated Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna as preparations begins ahead of the remaining matches of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers.
Nigeria will play away to Seychelles in Victoria on Matchday 2 of the series on Friday, 7th September and then entertain Libya’s Mediterranean Knights in Nigeria on Matchday 3 on the 10th of October.
The Franco-German tactician checked out the facilities at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium in company of NFF’s 2nd Vice President/LMC Chairman, Mallam Shehu Dikko and Super Eagles’ Team Administrator, Dayo Enebi Achor.
Officials confirmed that former Germany defender Rohr will on Friday this week release his list of invited players for the away clash with Seychelles.
After hosting Libya on 10th October, the three –time African champions will play away to the Knights three days later, before flying to South Africa for the return against the Bafana Bafana on 17th November. The last match of the series will see the Eagles hosting Seychelles on 22nd March 2019.
The Super Eagleslost their first match in the qualifirs 2-0 the Bafana Bafana of South Africa in Uyo.
The finals of the 32nd Africa Cup of Nations finals are scheduled to be staged in Cameroon June next year.