Nigeria vs Ghana: Super Eagles’ Strongest XI Featuring Osimhen, Lookman and Dennis In Attack To Face Ghana

The Super Eagles of Nigeria would be hoping to avoid a shock defeat when they face arch-rivals Ghana at Moshood Abiola National Stadium.

The recent performances of Nigeria show why they may struggle to get a good result against Ghana.

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In their last five matches in all competitions, The African giants Nigeria recorded three draws and two losses. The Super Eagles of Nigeria Nigeria scored three goals while they also conceded five goals to their opposition.

In the last meeting between both countries, the Super Eagles of Nigeria played out a goalless draw against Ghana in their first leg encounter.

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The Super Eagles head coach Austin Eguavoen would be hoping to get a home victory in order to secure their place in the group stage of the FIFA World Cup.

The Nigeria tactician is also expected to name a strong lineup for their second-leg match against Ghana.

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The Nigeria shot-stopper Francis Uzoho is expected to retain his place in between the sticks for their crucial match against Ghana.

Center backs;

The Super Eagles head coach is expected to name the duo of William Troost-Ekong and Leon Balogun in the center-back position.

Full backs;

The Torino full-back Olaoluwa Aina is expected to retain his place in the starting lineup while Calvin Bassey will operate in the left-back position.


The Super Eagles and Watford midfielder Oghenekaro Etebo is expected to be named in the starting lineup for their crucial second-leg match against Ghana.

The Super Eagles superstar Joe Aribo will operate as the lone attacking-midfielder when they face Ghana.


The Leicester City winger Ademola Lookman will operate as the right-winger while Akinkunmi Amoo will operate as the left-winger.

Center Forward;

The Napoli attacker Victor Osimhen is expected to retain his place in the starting lineup and will be played alongside Emmanuel Dennis in the center-forward position.

Let’s take a look at some possible lineups that could defeat Ghana in the FIFA World Cup Qualifiers;


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