Former Nigeria International Mutiu Adepoju has tipped Super Eagles among the countries that are capable of lifting the 2023 African Cup of Nations in Ivory Coast.
The former Real Sociedad midfielder made the statement during a chat with Punch Correspondent, he further tipped Egypt, Senegal and host Ivory Coast.
“There are many favourites to win the tournament in Ivory Coast and Nigeria are one of them.
“I will also tip Egypt and Senegal but it is going to be difficult to say who will be the winner until the championship starts because now in football you can really predict what will happen.
“We will wait until the tournament starts and see how it ends but I know Nigeria are among the favourites to win it”, he said.
Adepoju was part of the Super Eagles’ victorious squad of 1994 and also won silver with the team in 2000 .