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Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr Admits To Goalkeeping Crisis In The Team

Nigeria head coach Gernot Rohr has admitted he is concerned about goalkeeping situation in his team as they prepare for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

Gernot Rohr has recently closed his door to former captain Vincent Enyeama, but he has problems getting a replacement for Carl Ikeme who was diagnosed with Leukaemia.

Rohr admitted he has a goalkeeping crisis ahead of the global tournament and said he is worried.

“It is true (we have a problem). Our problem is Ikeme’s illness (he was diagnosed with leukemia),” Rohr told Przegld Sportowy:

Meanwhile the Super Eagles boss has also said his captain John Obi Mikel will have to undergo rigorous training with the national team ahead of the World Cup,

“It might be a problem once, but the level has risen there. Before the World Cup there will be a break to bring the players to a good physical condition.”

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