AFCON 2019: Guinea Player Discloses Tactics Against Super Eagles (Details)


Guinea and Liverpool Midfielder Naby Keita have said they must win the Super Eagles in order to be in contention at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt.

He said this against the backdrop of Guinea’s failure to beat Madagascar in their Group B encounter last Saturday.

Keita, who is a Liverpool playmaker, will propel Guinea’s charge against Nigeria on Wednesday.

He told reporters, that they would give everything to win the match.

He said that they would be strong, aggressive, determined and fully on the attack, in order to avoid giving any opportunities to the Nigerian team,

”I think we have to play forward and we have to try to play with all aggression. In this kind of tournament, do not give the opportunity to the opponent.

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“We need to throw everything we can into the match against Nigeria in order for us to win and remain in the competition,” he said.

He admitted that they would have to change their approach against Nigeria, who would reach the round of 16 early if they get another victory.