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Onuachu started the super eagles 2019 Afcon campaign ahead of the qualifier highest goalscorer Odion Ighalo at the opening match against Burundi.

Rohr said the decision to use Onuachu and drop Ighalo was all part of the game plan.

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He further stated that Ighalo wasn’t fully fit and has not recovered from the sickness he suffered which kept him out of training prior to the opening fixture against Burundi.

Rohr menrioned that leaving Ighalo to the benched was all planned up. The decision was to play Onuachu then when the Swallows had burn out of energy then Ighalo will be introduced.

“At all times and in every game we will pick the best team base on how we want to approach the game. Against Guinea we will see the players available and decide on the best approach “ said Rohr.

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