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NGA 1-1 CPV: Three Tactical Mistakes Gernot Rohr Made During Their Game Against Cape Verde.

The West African giants Nigeria were unable to get all the maximum three points as they played out a 1 - 1 draw against Cape Verde in a crunch encounter between both countries.

The Super Eagles of Nigeria were dominant all through the match but they failed to score the winning goal in tonight’s encounter.

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The Super Eagles Superstars which include Maduka Okoye, Leon Balogun, Chidioze Awaziem, Jamilu Collins, William Troost Ekong, Wilfred Ndidi, Joe Aribo, Alex Iwobi, Moses Simon, Ighalo and Victor Osimhen were all average in tonight’s encounter.

The Super Eagles striker Victor Osimhen scored the opening goal of the match while Stopira scored the equalizer for Cape Verde.

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The African giants Nigeria remained on top of their group standings having amassed thirteen points while Cape Verde still sit 2nd position on the standings.

Let's take a look at three tactical mistakes Gernot Rohr made during their game against Cape Verde;

1. WRONG LINE UP AND FORMATION: The Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr used a 4-4-2 formation which included two center backs, two full backs, two central midfielders, two wide midfielders and two strikers.

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2. WRONG TACTICAL SUBSTITUTION: The Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr made four substitutions in the match. The Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr brought in Abdullah Shehu, Kelechi Iheanacho, Frank Onyeka and Paul Onuachu to replace the tired players.

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3. WRONG STRATEGY: The Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr used Victor Osimhen and Ighalo as strikers in order to weaken the Cape Verde’s defence.

The Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr rested some fit players which affected their performance against Cape Verde.

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