2019 AFCON: Nigeria vs. Guinea
The CAF African cup of Nations 2019 tournament involved 24 national teams in Africa, including Egypt, which is the host.
The super eagles of Nigeria are back in the tournament after missing the last two editions.
Nigeria vs. Guinea’s match is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, June 26, 2019.
Storyline: 2019 AFCON: Nigeria vs. Guinea
Nigeria will face Guinea for their second match of the tournament after beating Burundi in their first match.
Guinea, however, Drew with Madagascar. If Nigeria wins the match against Guinea, the super Eagles will be guaranteed to qualify into the knockout stage.
The Super Eagles are sitting comfortably at the top of Group B with 3 points while Guinea and Madagascar follow respectively with a point Each.
Addressing the media earlier today, The coach for the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, said
Yesterday afternoon, we already put together the team who could eventually start this crucial game against Guinea because we are already through to the next round of the competition if we win it. That would be wonderful, you know.
He revealed that he has already mapped out his starting XI that will tackle Guinea.
The kick-off time for the match is 15:30 local time.