Guinea will stand firm against tournament favourites Nigeria in an Africa Cup of Nations showdown in Alexandria on Wednesday.
The Syli Nationale face the third highest African nation on the Fifa world rankings at the Alexandria Stadium in a Group B clash. Kickoff is at 3:30pm.
Guinea have done their homework on their more fancied opponents.
For the Guineans, it is going to be difficult because Nigeria won [their opening match of the tournament] and they have confidence.
The Syli Nationale are going to prepare for the Super Eagles accordingly. Come Wednesday, Guinea will be ready to rumble.
The Conakry based outfit are going to work on their game plan based on the Eagles’ strengths and weakness.”
Nigeria, ranked 45th on the Fifa list, will go into the encounter with their tails up after beating Burundi 1-0 in their opening match.
The star-studded Eagles have the added incentive of knowing that a victory over Guinea would be enough to enable them qualify for the round of 16.
Guinea have to pick themselves up after settling for a 2-2 draw with less fancied Madagascar in their opening game.