Lusaka - Captain of Zambia senior national football team Rainford
Kalaba is confident his side will cause a major upset against Nigeria and other
opponents in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers.
The Chipolopolo will host the Super Eagles on October 3 as
the road to Russia 2018 begins.
With Cameroon and Algeria also in the group, Kalaba admits
it going to be difficult, but was quick to add that it is achievable.
"It's a difficult group no doubt but nothing is
impossible in football," Kalaba told the Zambia Daily Mail.
"Nigeria, Algeria and Cameroon have quality players in
their squad but we must not allow ourselves to be intimidated by them.
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"If we put in our best, I'm sure we will create a major
upset in the group. It's not something that is going to be easy but it is
News24 had reported that Super Eagles Technical Adviser
Gernot Rohr reiterated that Nigeria will need all her best players to play at
their premium in order to pick the lone ticket from their 2018 FIFA World Cup
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