By Adeboye Amosu:
Egypt players have been promised cash rewards and cars by private firms in the country should they beat Nigeria in Tuesday's 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying fixture, Completesportsnigeria.com has been informed.
The Pharaohs have failed to qualify for the last three editions of AFCON after winning the three previous editions.
A win against the Super Eagles will put the Pharaohs on the brink of qualification for Gabon 2017 following last Friday's 1-1 draw against the same opponents at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna.
Completesportsnigeria.com scooped from a reliable source in Alexandria that businessmen and top firms in the North African country have rallied behind the team to ensure their return to Africa's biggest soccer competition.
"There is massive support for the Pharaohs ahead of the game against Nigeria and they have been promised huge bonuses and cars by businessmen and private firms should they make it to the next AFCON,'' the souce revealed to Completesportsnigeria.com.
"Everyone is looking forward to the Pharaohs qualifying for the AFCON again after the disappointments of missing the last three editions."
The match will kick off at 6pm Nigerian time at the Borg El- Arab Stadium, Alexandria.