By Johnny Edward:
Nigeria's Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers opponents, Chad, have lined up an international preparatory game against Guinea in Paris, France billed for Saturday, completesportsnigeria.com has reliably gathered.
Chad who are the defending champions of the CEMAC Cup will use this game as a dress rehearsal for their opening clash with the Super Eagles in Kaduna next week.
Completesportsnigeria.com also gathered that eight local-based players in Ndjamena have teamed up with their overseas counterparts in Paris in preparatio for the tie against Nigeria.
"The coach is trying to see how competitive his team is one week to the game against Nigeria and also he wants to know which players could stand the intimidating crowd they expect to be in Kaduna," Nang-Yadi Natabe of the Chad FA told completesportsnigeria.com.
Chad coach Emmanuel Tregoat will count on the likes of Yaya Kerim, Ezechiel N’Doussel, captain Marius Mbaiam, Hassan Hissein of Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, El-Kanemi Warriors, and Jules Hamidou of Swiss side, Biel-Bienne, to stifle the Eagles when both two teams clash.