Super Eagles Striker Emenike Says Second Game With Ethiopia Will Be Harder

photo: Emmanuel Emenike says the second match with Ethiopia will be tougher

Super Eagles striker Emmanuel Emenike expects that this weekend’s World Cup qualifying encounter against Ethiopia in Calabar will be tougher than the first leg fixture played last month.

Nigeria carry a 2-1 aggregate advantage into Saturday’s encounter, and Emenike the scorer of both goals in Addis Ababa revealed that although the African champions bear edvantage, he expects the Ethiopians to put up a tough challenge.

“The game in Calabar will be tougher for us than the one in Addis Ababa,”Emenike told Fifa’s official website.

The Fenerbache striker believes that the team should be very careful in the upcoming match, adding that Super Eagles still had a bridge to cross. He claims that Ethiopia is very good and will be coming with more tricks.

“So, we shouldn’t see the first victory as the end of road.”

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