The General-Secretary of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, has said it is a must for the Super Eagles to defeat Algeria, in their last World Cup match, in other to uphold national pride.
Sanusi, made this known in Abuja on Friday.
He said all necessary preparations were being made for the nation’s male national football team to maintain their lead in Group B of the world cup qualifiers.
He said that the Super Eagles had all that was required to beat Algeria considering the level of support given to them by the NFF.
The NFF scribe called on Nigerians to continue to support the team, promising that they would not disappoint the country.
“The match against Algeria is about national pride and we are doing everything possible to win the match,” Sanusi said.
NFF had last week released a 24-man list of players for the matches against Algeria and Argentina.
The Super Eagles, which has qualified for the global event, will play Algeria on Nov. 11 in their last World Cup qualifiers and a friendly against Argentina on Nov.14, ahead of Russia 2018.