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Super Eagles Captain John Obi Mikel

Eagles coach Gernot Rohr made several changes to the youthful side that fell to the Bafana Bafana, with Mikel Obi returning to skipper the side, alongside Victor Moses, Odion Ighalo and Leon Balogun, and it was a completely different side from last time out.

Nigeria have nine points from three matches in Group B in Africa zone qualifying, while Cameroon remain on two points.

Already, a Nigerian businessman, Aka Udofia has offered the Super Eagles to reward $20,000 for every goal scored in Monday's 2018 World Cup qualifer against Cameroon's Indomitable Lions in Yaounde.

Nigeria achieved her highest win ever over Cameroon with the massive thumping of the Lions on Friday, and Mikel is aware the wounded Lions will want to salvage some pride.

"Against Nigeria, we must play as a team and do the basic things, play easy and simple football".




"If we had won this game, we would have a chance, but we lost it and I hope everyone will learn from this".

"But there is only an honour to defend, there is no importance to this".

Congrats super Eagles. We are proud of you!

Nigeria took the lead on 29 minutes when Ighalo latched onto a ball over the top from captain John Mikel Obi before drilling home. If we can pick the World Cup ticket by Monday, why wait any longer? Broos admitted that Cameroon's World Cup qualification hopes have been dashed.

One of Ghana's best efforts in the first half came from Atletico Madrid's Thomas Partey who forced a good save by Congo goalkeeper Barel Mouko from a long-range effort. "We will try, of course, to contain them; they are aggressive and very physical but we are also ready physically to have a big fight with them". One more win from their remaining three Group B matches will probably be enough for Gernot Rohr's side to book a flight to Russian Federation.

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