African Cup

Afcon 2013: Moses may not likely To Start Against Stallions

Victor MosesNigeria will be taking on Burkina Faso today at the Afcon final with kick-off time at 8pm, at the National Stadium in Johannesburg.

Ahead of the game, the Super Eagles of Nigeria has been tagged overwhelming favourites for the continental which they last won in 1994 which makes Nigeria two-time champion of the tournament.

A Nigeria team official in South Africa Ben Alaiya confirmed that Moses is ready for the game, although he may or may not start because there replacement in place for the Chelsea player.

“I can say 100% that Moses will play the final. He was sharp and quick in training yesterday (Saturday),”

“He may not start, but he could still come in. He shouldn’t be ruled out completely, but in case he does not make it, we have capable replacements.

“Ikechukwu Uche was our leading scorer in the qualifiers and he could have a chance to prove himself as he has been mostly on the bench.

“We also have Ahmed Musa, who has also not been starting, and Brown Ideye.”

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