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Super Eagles Test Run: Defeat Top Tier Premier League Club

The Super Eagles defeated Plateau United 3 – 0 in a friendly match played on Wednesday, October 5, at the national stadium in Abuja. The friendly game was in preparation of their forthcoming 2018 World Cup qualifier match against Zambia in Ndola on Sunday, October 9.

Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr dishing out instructions to the players. Goal.com reports that a brace from substitute Alex Iwobi plus Anderson Esiti strike handed Gernot Rohr’s men a comprehensive victory over the Jos based side.

Ahmed Musa missed several chances early in the game against his former side but his blushes were saved when Esiti struck in the 39th minute. In the 57th minute, substitute Iwobi doubled the lead for the Rohr’s men following good combination play from John Obi Mikel and Ogenyi Onazi.

The Gunners youngster added his second of the game after firing in from a close range encounter at the death to complete the rout.

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