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Yarma backs Super Eagles to do the double over Cameroon

06 September 2017, 12:22 | Katrina Lee

“We pledged to win this match for Carl Ikeme,” said Germany-born coach Gernot Rohr after a 4-0 rout of Cameroon in Uyo

“We pledged to win this match for Carl Ikeme,” said Germany-born coach Gernot Rohr after a 4-0 rout of Cameroon in Uyo

Nigeria national football team players pose prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying football match between Nigeria and Cameroon at Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, southern Nigeria, on September 1, 2017.

The Super Eagles of Nigeria are now in Cameroon for the second leg of the World Cup qualification encounter.

Changchun Yatai FC striker, Odion Ighalo opened scoring for Nigeria 29 minutes into the game.

Algeria and Zambia are the other countries in the group and play in Lusaka on Saturday, where both seek a first victory of the campaign.

Asamoah Gyan and Ghana could not find a way to beat Congo.

Nigeria are now one step closer to reaching the finals, with only the winning teams in the five qualifying groups going to Russian Federation next year.

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It could have been worse for the Black Stars, who lacked offensive cohesion and struggled to deal with the lively Thievy Bifouma.

They sit five points behind leaders Uganda after Thomas Partey equalised for them five minutes from time in Kumasi. They got a slap on Friday, so we expect an explosive beginning to the game from Cameroon.

Desicon Company is one of Nigeria's leading vegetable Companies in the South South. It's only by the ending minutes of the first half that the tables turned.

Dutch-born midfielder Hakim Ziyech marked his return to the Moroccan side with two goals as they went to the top of Group C with a 6-0 home win over Mali in Rabat.

Ezenwa then kept out a tricky shot from distance in the 64th minute before Nigeria again surged forward to create two more goals and complete the demolition of the Indomitable Lions.



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