AFCON: Austine Eguavoen got his tactics right vs Egypt – Jay Jay Okocha


Former Nigerian midfielder, Austine ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha, has applauded the tactics deployed by Super Eagles interim coach, Austine Eguavoen, in the team’s 1-0 win over Egypt in Tuesday’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.

Recall Kelechi Iheanacho scored the only goal of the encounter with a beautiful volley to earn the Super Eagles the maximum points.

Reacting on the tactical formation of the coach, Okocha, who was a guest on Supersports AFCON coverage, stated that he’s impressed with his tactics against Egypt.

He also commended the performance of the players and said that other teams will take notice of today’s performance the Super Eagles.

“I must confess to you that Eguavoen got his tactics right against Egypt and I am pleased with the general performance of the team.

”I am sure our opponents will definitely watch this performance. Nigeria will face Sudan in their next game before tackling Guinea-Bissau in their final Group D game.”

Source: Sahara Reporters.