AFCON: We are battle-ready for Super Eagles –Tunisia Coach Kadri

Tunisia’s Assistant Coach, Jalel Kadri says they are battle-ready for the knockout stage clash with Nigeria at the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Cameroon.

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will today face the Carthage Eagles of Tunisia in a knockout encounter at the Stade Roumdé Adjia in Garoua from 8 p.m.

Speaking while representing the Head Coach, Mondher Kebaier at a pre-match press conference on Saturday in Garoua, NAN reports that he said;

“We respect Nigeria, because they are a formidable side. But, as you know also, Tunisia are a side with a rich history in the AFCON. We thrive on collective effort and always have a positive mindset.

“We have experienced players and the Nigerian team must also realise that they are meeting a battle-ready Tunisian team and we will do everything to ensure that we win the game.

“We are still ambitious and very hopeful. It is true that our strengths have been reduced, but it can happen to any team in football,” he added.


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