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Eagles  super coach  Salisu Yusuf has  said that the porous eagles defense is now a thing of  the past and that he has fixed it ahead of a World cup showdown with the Zambia Chipolopolo.

“The defense has been a worry but the last three matches we have played we have only conceded a goal,” he stated on a live television programe on Friday.

He continued to state that they are playing with a lot of discipline at the back with players consisting of  those eraning first role at their  clubs .

However  the central defesnive  pair of  Leon Balogun  and William Troost-Ekong will be  dislodged  for the upcoming qualifier in Ndola  secondary to injury.

Last minute replacement Granada FC Uche  Agbo together with recalled Kenneth Omeruo and Jamiu Alimi will now battle to partner Troost Ekong in the heart of defence.

Coach Yusuf said they have agreen with head coach Gernot Rohr to adopt the 4-2-3-1 formation  ahead of their next matches

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