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Super Eagles defender fit for Liberia friendly

Super Eagles defender Chidozie Awaziem has declared himself fit and ready for the upcoming friendly against Liberia.

Awaziem was among the starting line up for the Super Eagles as they recorded a 3-0 win away to Seychelles in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier played on Saturday, September 8.
WORLD CUP
Nigeria
Rohr, Gernot
MANAGER
HOME
AWAY
Group D
3
TEAM
P
W
D
L
GOALS
PTS
1
CRO
3
3
0
0
7:1
9
2
ARG
3
1
1
1
3:5
4
3
NGR
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1
0
2
3:4
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4
ISL
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0
1
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Next Match
Nigeria
10/10/18
Africa Cup Of Nations, Q
Libya
Last 5 Matches
Seychelles
0:3
Africa Cup Of Nations, Q
Nigeria
Nigeria
1:2
World Cup
Argentina
Nigeria
2:0
World Cup
Iceland
Croatia
2:0
World Cup
Nigeria
Czech Rep.
1:0
Int. Friendly Games
Nigeria
Goals
Assists
Cards
Injuries
1
7
Musa, Ahmed
Nigeria|Forward
2
67%
Contribution
3
104 Minutes
PER GOAL
2
11
Moses, Victor
Nigeria|Forward
1

The 21-year-old,  scored Nigeria’s second goal of the encounter, with Ahmed Musa and Odion Ighalo the other goalscorers for the Super Eagles.
Awaziem, however, could not complete the game as an injury forced him to be withdrawn in the 73rd minute for new boy Semi Ajayi.
Premier League sides Leicester City and Arsenal have offered their support to the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of their 2018 FIFA World Cup group D fixture against Argentina.playThe Super Eagles recorded a comfortable victory over Seychelles (Getty Images)
There have been fears about his availability for the next game against Liberia after the injury looked serious, Awaziem has, however, come out to dismiss reports that he may be out for a long time.
In a report by Competes Sports, Awaziem assured of his of his readiness Lone Stars Of Liberia.
He said, “The knock is no problem, I just landed on it in the second half and the physio has looked at it and said it’s fine and I’ll be fine for the next game.”
playThe Super Eagles are third in group E (Instagram/Henry Onyekuru)
He also gave his opinion about the Super Eagles performance against Seychelles in the report.
He said, “It was a good performance from the whole team and we fully deserved the three points. We knew it was a very important game and that we had to try and win – and we managed to do that.
“We controlled the game and played some great football. We took our chances and deserved the three points.”
playThe Super Eagles face Liberia in an international friendly (Twitter/Super Eagles )

The Super Eagles take on Liberia after the proposed Saudi Arabia encounter was called off.
The game is scheduled for Tuesday, September 11 at the Samuel Kanyon Doe SportsComplex, Kick off 7 PM Nigerian time.
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