The Nigerian trainer who has had a fair run against the Chipolopolo as player and also as coach said the Super Eagles will treat all their opponents with respect.
“It is a fair group we just have to get ourselves prepared,” he said.
“Any team that has qualified to this tournament is an outstanding team and we just have to treat them with a lot of concentration in the game.”
Zambia has been drawn in Group C alongside Nigeria, Ethiopia and Burkina Faso.
The African champions will open their account with a fixture against Ethiopia.