AFCON2019: Nigeria escapes the group of death
The Super Eagles of Nigeria were given an easy group in the draw for the 2019 Total African Cup of Nation (AFCON).
According to some Sport analysts, the Super Eagle on paper should win the group stage easily. They have Guinea, Madagascar and Burundi as the other group members
However Nigerian Player of the year and Super Eagle Captain Ahmed Musa in a chat with Super Sport describe Group B as a very tough group but noted that the Super Eagle was ready to lift the flag of Nigeria high in Egypt and make Nigeria proud.
Here is the breakdown of AFCON grouping.
Group A will play at Cairo Stadium, Group B – Alexandria Stadium, Group C – Air Defense Stadium (Cairo) Group D – Al-Salam Stadium (Cairo), Group E – Suez Stadium and Group F – Ismailia Stadium