The manager of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr has said that the Super Eagles will surprise Nigerians in Russia. He made the disclosure when he spoke to a journalist at the recently concluded CAF Awards in Accra.
There have been concerns that the Super Eagles may not be able to qualify from the group stages considering the caliber of teams that they were drawn with.
“He is not even bothered about the group stages,” the correspondent whom Rohr spoke with told Todaysecho. “He was so focused on the cup itself as if Nigeria is Brazil,” he said.
A German national, Rohr has successfully managed the Super Eagles, qualifying them for the Russia 2018 World Cup. He has been saddled with the responsibility of managing the club and getting them to the perform impressively at the World Cup. The team is currently struggling with getting a goal keeper that can match the standard at the World Cup