Sierra Leone v Nigeria: Match preview, h2h as Super Eagles battle for Afcon ticket in Monrovia

The upcoming match between Nigeria and Sierra Leone is a high-stakes showdown that will determine which team secures a spot in the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations. Both teams need a positive result to keep their qualification hopes alive, with Guinea Bissau currently holding the top spot in Group A.

Nigeria enters the match with three wins out of four games in Group A, with their only defeat coming as a shock home loss against Guinea-Bissau. Sierra Leone has proven to be a tough opponent in this qualification campaign, with Nigeria being the only team to defeat them so far.

Historically, Nigeria has dominated Sierra Leone in previous encounters, winning ten out of 17 clashes. However, Sierra Leone’s resilience and determination cannot be underestimated, and they will put up a fight to secure their spot in the Africa Cup of Nations.

Nigeria’s attacking prowess remains their greatest asset, with Victor Osimhen leading the formidable forward line. Sierra Leone will face a daunting task in stopping Nigeria’s potent attack.

The match will take place on Sunday, June 18, 2023, at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Sports Complex, with kickoff time at 5 pm (Nigeria time). While Nigeria may hold the historical advantage, Sierra Leone will be determined to secure their spot in the Africa Cup of Nations and put up a fight in this crucial encounter.

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