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Ndidi wants Eagles to avoid Croatia defeat

Super Eagles midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi has said that the team must do everything to avoid defeats in their first two games against Croatia and Iceland.


Speaking in a special World Cup documentary, Ndidi stated that a good start for the Eagles will put them in a good stead to face Argentina in their last group game. Argentina has beaten Nigeria in all their World Cup games.

“It would be great to win our first two games before we face Argentina in our final group game.

“We believed in our team and won a difficult qualifying group,” he said.

“We hope for a fantastic World Cup, we will like to have good results. “We have young players, the youngest qualifiers for the World Cup, and they will like to fight, they like to win.”

Nigeria have thrice reached the knockout rounds of the World Cup – in 1994, 1998 and 2014


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