The Tremendous Eagles might be trying to return to profitable methods after dropping factors in opposition to Lesotho, however Zimbabwe don’t plan to make it straightforward
Zimbabwe coach Baltemar Brito has declared that they won’t present any respect for Nigeria after they meet of their second sport of the 2026 World Cup qualifiers, Soccernet studies.
The Tremendous Eagles will sq. off in opposition to Zimbabwe on the Stade Huye in Rwanda on Sunday. Each groups enter into the fixture with considerably related fortunes.
Whereas Zimbabwe claimed a troublesome draw at Rwanda, Jose Peseiro and his lads simply managed to carry Lesotho to a disappointing 1-1 draw on the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo.
The Tremendous Eagles might be trying to return to profitable methods in opposition to the Warriors on Sunday. Nigeria are favourites to get the victory due to the standard of the squad. Additionally, they’re condemned to win to face a very good probability of qualifying for the World Cup, particularly after South Africa’s win over Benin on Saturday.
Nonetheless, the Warriors’ coach has declared that also they are focusing on a victory and can take the sport to Nigeria.
“At this degree, all opponents play to win. Even we[Zimbabwe], will play for a win in opposition to Nigeria,” Baltemar stated through the ZFA page.
“Individuals will anticipate a revenge from Nigeria as a result of they drew their first sport[against Lesotho].
“However they aren’t taking part in in opposition to a small or weak nation. They may come sturdy, however we are going to come sturdy too. We’re right here to face them.”
A draw will put Nigeria in a precarious place if South Africa defeat Rwanda of their second sport. Solely the group leaders get computerized World Cup tickets.