VOLGOGRAD, RUSSIA - JUNE 22: Ahmed Musa of Nigeria celebrates with team mates after scoring his team's first goal during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia group D match between Nigeria and Iceland at Volgograd Arena on June 22, 2018 in Volgograd, Russia. (Photo by Lars Baron - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

*Says Eagles will not underrate any team

Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr has played down insinuations that his lads were handed an easy draw on Friday, whilst confirming they will face the Black Stars of Ghana in an international friendly, reports.

Speaking after the draws in Cairo, the Franco-German stated that the federation was also in advanced talks to engage the Teranga Lions of Senegal before the competition.

“Group B will be tough. Guinea, Madagascar, and Burundi are decent sides so we have to prepare well.

“We plan to play buildup games against Ghana in Nigeria, and maybe Senegal,” Rohr confirmed.

Nigeria will begin its quest for a fourth continental crown against Burundi on the 22nd of June before going on to face Guinea and Madagascar.


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