Cameroon will do everything possible to defeat Nigeria, says Sebastien Siani

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Rohr hopes current and former Chelsea players Victor Moses and John Obi Mikel can replicate the form that helped humiliate Cameroon in Uyo.

The arch-rivals will meet again today in Yaoundé with the Super Eagles firmly on top of Group B on nine points while Cameroon are third with only two points recorded from two draws.

Both teams face off in double headers this qualifying round.

Nigeria will play Cameroon in Yaounde in a day-four encounter of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Africa qualifying race.

Nigeria achieved her highest win ever over Cameroon with the massive thumping of the Lions on Friday, and Mikel is aware the wounded Lions will want to salvage some pride. "We would have to win our remaining three matches and hope Nigeria lose their last three".

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"There is something like honour, we will defend that on Monday in Yaounde".

"We have a very young team, obviously I have been here for a long time and now I am the captain of the team", said a proud Mikel at the post-match press conference. "We must fight hard for every ball for the 90 minutes".

Coach Gernot Rohr must be reminded that in the qualifiers for the World Cup in Italy in I990, the Super Eagles needed to avoid defeat in the same stadium to qualify but succumbed to a 1-0 defeat, which automatically denied them the ticket.

They sit five points behind leaders Uganda after Thomas Partey equalised for them five minutes from time in Kumasi. The Super Eagles surged ahead with support from a home crowd, as they played in Uyo. Congo had led from the 18th minute after a defensive error was exploited by Thievy Bifouma and picked up their first point of the campaign. There are three matches left.

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