AFCON: Nigeria’s assistant coach,s Yobo makes claim ahead of Sudan clash
Nigeria’s assistant coach, Joseph Yobo, has claimed that Sudan and Guinea-Bissau have similar playing styles.
Yobo said this ahead of Nigeria’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, tie against Sudan on Saturday.
The Super Eagles head to the game following a 1-0 win over Egypt in their last game on Tuesday, while Sudan drew 0-0 with Guinea-Bissau.
“They [Sudan] are a good team, both teams that played-Sudan and Guinea-Bissau, they are kind of similar in the way they play and set up,” Yobo told Brila sports TV.
Nigeria is in Group D at the ongoing 2021 AFCON in Cameroon, alongside Sudan, Egypt and Guinea-Bissau.