The Tremendous Eagles misplaced 1-Zero to the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon, in Friday’s worldwide pleasant in Austria.
It was the primary time the Cameroonians will defeat the Eagles for the reason that closing of the AFCON 2000.
They may meet once more on Tuesday for the second leg of the worldwide on the identical venue.
Following the defeat, Completesports.com did the scores of every Tremendous Eagles participant that featured towards the five-timeAFCON winners.
Tremendous Eagles participant scores towards Cameroon:
Couldn’t do something in regards to the Cameroonian objective however apart that wasn’t known as to motion in most a part of the sport (6)
Was contented along with his defensive duties as he didn’t do a lot going ahead (5)
His poor clearance led to Cameroon’s objective however did nicely sufficient to marshall the defence. Additionally went near scoring with an outstanding shot from a freekick which was saved. Was changed by Valentine Ozornwafor late within the sport (6)
Partnered Troost-Ekong within the coronary heart of the defence and was spectacular (6)
Similar to Abdullahi, he didn’t supply a lot within the attacking third as he targeted extra on the defensive side (5)
Tried to make one thing occur within the Eagles midfield as he battled onerous to assist his aspect win again possession and likewise tried his luck with lengthy vary strikes (7)
Additionally battled onerous within the midfield alongside Ndidi and noticed his lengthy vary effort stopped by the Cameroonian keeper (6)
Did not affect the sport from the midfield as he was responsible of sloppy play generally. Later switched to the precise wing however nonetheless couldn’t do a lot earlier than going off (5)
Couldn’t replicate his Leicester Metropolis kind as he struggled to get into scoring positions earlier than finally going off (5)
Had a golden probability to equalise however blasted his effort over the bar from contained in the field. Additionally despatched in a harmful cross which Onuachu did not convert (6)
Had an opportunity to get on the rating sheet from a cross by Simon however hit his effort over the bar. Struggled to get into superb scoring positions and needed to drop deep to get entangled within the construct ups (5)
Got here on within the second half for his debut however didn’t actually a lot (5)
One other debutant who was launched within the second half and similar to Moffi didn’t have sufficient time to indicate his stuff (5)
Went near scoring solely to see his objective certain shot blocked. Apart that he didn’t actually contributed a lot within the sport (5)
Was among the many gamers who got here on however hardly bought any scoring alternative to get the Eagles again within the sport (5)
Was vigorous when he got here on and tried to direct play from the left wing. Despatched in a cross/shot within the closing levels of the sport which did not bother the opposition keeper (6)
Was launched for Troost-Ekong very late within the sport (N/A)