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NairaBet Preview: Nigeria v Libya: Super Eagles odds on to avoid defeat in Uyo

18:34 SAST 2018/10/12
The west Africans have never lost to the Mediterranean Knights and it could remain that way when they meet this weekend

Nigeria host Libya at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium Uyo on Saturday for their group E African Cup of Nations qualifiers.

Gernot Rohr’s men bounced back to winning ways with a 3-0 victory over Seychelles after suffering defeat in their opening game against South Africa.

The results sees the three-time African champions in third spot on the table with three points from two games. 

The only meeting between both sides was in 2005 in a friendly game which the Super Eagles won and given that they have failed to qualify for the last two editions of the tournament, the West Africans will be looking to claim the maximum points at the odds of (1.50) with NairaBet to boost their chances of qualifying for the 2019 edition in Cameroon.

A share of spoils at the end of 90 minutes of action is available at a chunky (3.70) with the same betting firm.

Omar Al-Marime will be leading Libya for the encounter after Adel Amrouche resigned as head coach of the side. They top the group with four points with a win against Seychelles and a draw with South Africa but will have it all to do upsetting the Super Eagles in Uyo at the price of (8.00).

Having lost their last home competitive game against the Bafana Bafana, the 2013 African champions will be aiming to avoid another shock in front of their home fans and are (1.07) with NairaBet to avoid defeat.

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