Hapoel Beer Sheva's midfielder John Ogu has expressed optimism that the Super Eagles can secure a win against Egypt in Tuesday's reverse fixture of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier.
Egypt snatched a late equalizer through Mohamed Salah to end the game 1-1 at Ahmadu Bello Stadium Kaduna.
Oghenekaro Etebo had earlier given the Eagles the lead.
Reacting on the draw, Ogu hailed the Nigeria players for a good performance.
"Well done to the guys. I strongly believe we can achieve a great result down in Egypt. Let's keep the belief alive," Ogu wrote on his Twitter handle.
Egypt still top Group G with seven points, while the Super Eagles have five points and sit in the second position .
The return leg comes up on Tuesday 29th March in Alexandria.