Breaking: Super Eagles in search of a new Goalkeeper

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Nigeria Super Eagles finished third in the just concluded AFCON 2019 held in Egypt.

After they were tagged favourite to beat Algeria in the semifinal game, a flop goalkeeping by Akpeyi in the injury time of the match , made Mahrez free kick sends the Algerians to the final.

This gave the Algerians Opportunity to clash with Senegal, beat Senegal in Cairo to lift their Second Afcon Title.

As the qualification matches for 2021 AFCON will begin by November, the three times African Champions will face the squirrels of Benin Republic, and they are looking out for a better goalkeeper to complement the solid team they have on camp.

Super Eagles Goalkeeper Trainer,said on Brilla FM that the team is looking for a better goal keeper ahead of the qualification matches for 2021 AFCON in Cameroon.

“This is the situation – Now, we are working. I can tell you categorically that, I have embarked with the scouting team to look within and outside Nigeria to make sure that, that position is solidified before the qualifiers (for AFCON 2021) begins,” stressed the former Nigerian goalkeeper.

Nigeria is in group L alongside Sierra Leone, Lesotho and Benin Republic.

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