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CAR vs NIG: Date, Possible Lineup, And Head-to-Head

Nigeria would play against Central African Republic tomorrow in the Africa World Cup qualifiers fixture. The match would be a very interesting and entertaining contest as Nigeria would be hoping to get back to winning ways after losing to Central African Republic in their last match.

Nigeria would be hoping to give a stellar performance after they lost to Central African Republic at home. On the other hand, Central African Republic would be keen on replicating what they did to the Super Eagles team in their last match as they would be hoping to overtake Nigeria on the Africa World Cup qualifiers Group C table.

Ahead of the match, check out some important things to take note of below.


The match between both Nigeria and Central African Republic would take place on Sunday 10th of October.

Possible Lineup

Nigeria head coach would likely go into the encounter with a 4:4:2 lineup. The Nigeria manager may likely start with a combination of Iheanacho and Victor Osimhen in the attack. Both players would be keen on giving a better performance after failing to impress last time. 

In the midfield area, the Super Eagles manager would likely consider the combination of Etebo and Aribo in the central area as both players are very good at creating chances and also giving accurate passes. The manager may likely start Ahmed Musa and Iwobi along with the 2 central midfielders as he would be hoping to see his team create more chances for the attackers.

In the defense area, Nigeria's head coach may deploy Troost-Ekong, Collins, Balogun, and Aina as all 4 defenders are very experienced and organized. In the goal post, Okoye may start ahead of Uzoho. The manager would be hoping for a victory for his team to secure all 3 points.


Central African Republic and the Super Eagles of Nigeria have played against each other just once which has seen Central African Republic emerge victoriously. Their match tomorrow would be the 2nd meeting between both teams. 

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