Tensions are high as winning is the only option available for the Super Eagles of Nigeria as they play their second game at the ongoing world cup in Russia.
The Eagles will be facing Iceland in a make or mar group D game.
Nigeria suffered a 2-0 loss in their opening game to Croatia last Saturday.
They are currently the last with zero points on the group D table.
Find below the fixtures for the crucial game.
Gernot Rohr has rung the changes both in personnel and tactics opting for a 3-5-2 while surprisingly, Alex Iwobi will be starting from the bench. Leicester City’s Kelechi Iheanacho will pair his club mate Ahmed Musa up front for the Super Eagles.
Nigeria play against Iceland at Volgograd Stadium in a make-or-mar tie. The Super Eagles will have their qualification fate in their hands if they come off with a win against at Volgograd. A loss will signal the end of the road for the Gernot Rohr’s men.