The Nigeria national team coach, Gernot Rohr is ready to showcase his team in front of fans in Abuja or Lagos if the opportunity presents itself.
Gernot Rohr revealed the desire to play a home game before the world cup at the signing ceremony of the two years extension of his contract.
The contract of the Super Eagles coach is expected to end in June 2018, but six months before expiry, Gernot Rohr’s contract has been extended for two more years.
Nigeria is scheduled to play DR Congo on May 25 in yet to be decided venue in Nigeria.
Rohr believes the support is strong enough from the partners and the people of Nigeria, the Super Eagles coach believes his team can go the distance in the World Cup. by subduing Iceland and Croatia in his group and can battle Argentina who will no longer take the Eagles for granted having lost in a friendly. But above all Rohr insists “we must remain humble, talk little and work more.”
The German coach has also tipped both South Africa and Nigeria to make it to AFCON 2019 and that to him calls for victories over Seychelles and Libya which “is possible”.