Head coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, has said his team have been drawn against tricky teams, in the second round of Africa's World Cup 2022 qualifiers.
On Tuesday, Nigeria was paired with Cape Verde, Central African Republic and Liberia in Group C.
"We have three tricky opponents in Group C. A few years ago, Cape Verde were Africa's best FIFA ranked team, CAR have some good players in Europe.
"We played a friendly in Liberia recently that wasn't easy...we've to be at our best against them," Rohr said, according to the team's official Twitter handle.
The Eagles are seeking to reach the global tournament for the seventh time.