Following the Super Eagles lacklustre 4-4 draw against the Leone Stars of Sierra Leone in a 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium Benin City on Friday, November 30, Completesports.com’s ADEBOYE AMOSU highlights five remarkable observations from the game
Okoye, Akpoguma, Sanusi Struggle On Home Debut
The trio of Maduka Okoye, Kevin Akpoguma and Zaidu Sanusi made their home debut for the Super Eagles against Sierra Leone on Friday and they all struggled to impress.
Okoye conceded four times and failed to make any big save in the game. He never reached the standard he set in Super Eagles’ international friendlies against Algeria and Tunisa.
Akpoguma, who was selected by Gernot Rohr for the right-back role ahead of Tyronne Ebuehi, and Chidozie Awaziem, was the main target by the Sierra Leoneans. He struggled to cope with the pace of the game and failed to make forays upfront.
Sanusi also put up a below par showing despite bagging an…
Source: Complete Sports