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Soccer News of Monday, 15 November 2021


WCQ: No one is thinking of a draw – Musa says ahead of Cape Verde clash

Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa

Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa has said the team will go for victory as they prepare to take on Cape Verde on Tuesday, November 16.

After arriving in Lagos following their 2-0 victory against Liberia in Morocco, the Eagles will hope to cement their place in the play-offs.

The Super Eagles lead the group with 12 points while the Blue Sharks are two points behind.

Gernot Rohr's men need just a point to secure their place in the final phase of qualifiers.

Speaking ahead of the encounter, Musa who scored the final goal against Liberia said, The Super Eagles will go all out for the victory and won’t settle for a draw.

“No one is thinking of a draw. It is a must-win match, as far as we are concerned. The mindset is to win & reach the final round of the World Cup series.”

The match will be played at the Teslim Balogun Stadium on Saturday.