AFCONQ 2023: Sierra Leone vs Nigeria by 5pm – Team News And Line-ups

The AFCON qualifier will be held in Monrovia, Liberia, at the Samuel Kanyon Doe Stadium.

Super Eagles head coach Jose Peseiro has already named his 23-man squad to take on Sierra Leone.

In 2022, Nigeria overcame the Leon Stars, rallying from a goal down to win 2-1.

When they travel to Liberia to face John Keister’s forces, the 2013 AFCON Champions will be expected to act in a similar manner.

Nigeria presently leads Group A with 9 points after 4 games.

Guinea-Bissau is in second place behind the Super Eagles with 9 points after four games, Sierra Leone is in third place with 5 points after four games, and Sao Tome and Principe is at the bottom of the table with 1 point after four games.

To qualify for Cote d’Ivoire 2023, Peseiro’s team simply needs a point against Sierra Leone on June 18, having already began training on June 11 in preparation for the match.

The match between Nigeria and Sierra Leone will begin at 5 o’clock.


Nigeria Full Lineup

V. Osimhen

A. Iwobi

M. Simon

O. Ndidi

J. Aribo

S. Chukwueze

Z. Sanusi

K. Omeruo

S. Ajayi

B. Osayi-Samuel

A. Adeleye


Sierra Leone Line-up

I. Sesay

A. Turay

A. Samura

A. Kargbo

E. Samadia

M. Bundu

A. Dumbuya

S. Fofanah

A. Williams

P. Barrie

A. P. Koroma


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