Black Stars head coach Otto Addo is anticipating a difficult challenge from the Super Eagles when both teams clash for their 2022 FIFA World Cup playoffs fixture.
The Black Stars will host their perenial rivals in the first leg at the Baba Yara Stadium, Kumasi on Friday.
The reverse fuxture is billed for the Moshood Abiola Stadium, Abuja four days later.
Addo stated that given the history between the two nations, the matches will not be easy, but expects the Black Stars to prevail.
“We’re only a few days away from playing our crucial match against our rivals Nigeria. We all expect Ghana to qualify for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, but that won’t be easy as we need to do our best to make it to this tournament,”Addo was quoted by citisportsonline.com.
“The players, technical team and the Ghana Football Association are committed to this task. We really want to make ourselves and the nation proud by qualifying for this upcoming World Cup.”
“Matches between Ghana and Nigeria are always difficult but we believe in our players, we believe in our strategies and the unflinching support of Ghanaians as we go into these matches. We are Ghana and we have what it takes to come out victorious.”