Former Nigerian international Mutiu Adepoju said the Super are the favorite to qualify for the next phase of the Qatar 2022 world cup qualifiers from Group C.
The Gernot Rohr led Super Eagles were paired alongside Cape Verde, Central African Republic and Liberia in draw that took place in Cairo, Egypt on Tuesday night.
Adepoju however took to his social media handle to react to the draw.
The former Real Sociedad midfielder said the draw I favourable and maintained that team has no excuse not to be at the World Cup in Qatar.
“A favourable draw for the @NGSuperEagles. No room for complacency, because qualifying for the FIFA World Cup is our birthright” he said in a tweet.
Meanwhile only one team from the group will advance to the next phase of the qualifiers and the Super Eagles will begin their 2022 World cup qualifying campaign against Cape Verde.