Super Eagles’ Vice Captain, Ahmed Musa has declared that his fully fit for Wednesday’s game against Guinea.
Musa only made a substitute appearance in Sunday’s the 1-0 defeat of Burundi.
He told journalists after the game in Alexandria that he has overcome the ailment that bogged him down, adding that he is ready to run out on Wednesday.
“Every first game in a tournament is very difficult, the most important thing is that we have the three points,” Musa said.
“I was eager to come in but I know that I fell ill, so the coach talked to me. As you can see Shehu too was ill. At the beginning of the game he was injured, so that’s what the coach was a little bit worried about that.”
“Finally, I came in and the game changed and we had the three points, that’s the most important thing,” he concluded.
Nigeria take on Guinea on Wednesday for an early 16:30 kick off.