The Black Stars who had been barely forward of the Tremendous Eagles had been held to a 0-0 draw on the Baba Yara Stadium on Friday evening.
Ghana dominated possession, recorded essentially the most photographs and stored Tremendous Eagles’ star-studded assault at bay in entrance of a giant crowd in Kumasi.
In an interview with Kumasi-based Akoma FM monitored by Footballghana.com, Bernhard Lippert described the groups efficiency in opposition to Nigeria as the most effective in latest occasions.
“I noticed a constructive recreation from the group, it was the most effective video games within the final yr”
“There’s a whole lot of ardour, lastly, we could not rating nevertheless it provides us a whole lot of hope that we will beat Nigeria on Tuesday”
“We knew earlier than that it was a 50-50 playoff match, so now we have possibilities like them, the venue doesn’t imply something, we’re virtually on the similar degree”
Nigeria arrived again in Abuja within the early hours of Saturday morning after Friday’s recreation and have began making ready for the second leg in Abuja.
With the 0-0 draw within the first leg, a win can be sufficient to safe Nigeria’s place at World Cup finals.
In the meantime, Ghana want a scoring draw or a win to eradicate their West African rivals and attain Qatar.
Black Stars are anticipated to journey to Abuja on Monday forward of Tuesday’s crunch match.
The sport will happen on the 60,000 capability Moshood Abiola Nationwide Stadium.