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Former Super Eagles Captain, Joseph Yobo, on Wednesday said he had tipped in-form CD Leganes FC player, Kenneth Omeruo, to step into his shoes as a regular centre-back.

Days after the Confederation of African Football announced that it has stripped former hosts Cameroon of the rights to stage Africa’s biggest competition next year, South Africa has confirmed the country could step in and spare the blushes of CAF by hosting the biannual tournament, AOIFootball.com reports.

Senior Special Assistant to the Lagos state governor, Mr. Anthony Adeyinka Adeboye has revealed that plans are in top gear for the Teslim Balogun Stadium to host the Super Eagles AFCON 2019 qualifying clash against Seychelles in March.

The Gernot Rohr side coasts to 44th spot on the log with 1431 points, just as they placed third behind Tunisia and Senegal on the continent.