Nigeria host Sierra Leone at the Abuja National stadium on Thursday, in the first matchday of Group A as part of qualification for AFCON 2023 in Ivory Coast.
The journey for the four nations that compose Group A in the 2023 AFCON qualification phase starts on Thursday night with two from: Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Sao Tome and Principe and Guinea-Bissau set to advance to the tournament in Ivory Coast in June 2023.
The ‘Super Eagles’ will be anxious to redeem themselves with a disappointed nation after the World Cup elimination at the hands of West African rivals Ghana with the ‘Black Stars’ advancing to Qatar 2022 after winning the home-away two legged play-off last March.
José Peseiro will be looking to make a winning start in his first competitive game on the ‘Super Eagles’ bench in this first Group A game in Abuja that will be played behind closed doors as a result of the disturbances that unfolded after the late March World Cup play-off.
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