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Onana says Cameroon’s mood is high ahead of the Nigeria match

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Both teams are meeting in Saturday’s Round of 16 game in the Africa Cup of Nations competition in Egypt.

After escaping the Group Stage of the Africa Cup of Nations, Cameroon and Nigeria are set to meet in the Roud of 16 on Saturday.

And for the Indomitable Lions’ goalkeeper Andre Onana, the mood at the camp is simply perfect ahead of the match.

“We have total respect for the Super Eagles. They are a good side and can improve on what they have shown so far is this competition,” Onana told reporters according to Goal.

“For us, it is a big motivation to face a good side like Nigeria. You don’t need extra motivation to play a big game.”

The keeper explained: “We expect a tough game. I expect them to play well as always. They are a very good team. But we are ready. We continue to the end.”

“We’re ready to play any team and we have to show that we are stronger than them.”

“I was born ready, I’m preparing myself well and I am ready to play against them,” Onana declared.

“I am confident and relaxed and it’s what we’ve been training for.”

“I’m excited. It’s getting exciting. Everyone wants to play such a match. We will see what happens,” he said.

“The loss to Nigeria in the World Cup qualifiers is all in the past and tomorrow’s game is different.”