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Mikel: Let’s Get Our World Campaign Off To Strong Start Vs Croatia

Mikel: Let’s Get Our World Campaign Off To Strong Start Vs Croatia

Super Eagles captain Mikel Obi has called on his teammates to get their Russia 2018 World Cup campaign off to a positive start when they take on Croatia on Saturday.
Mikel will captain the Super Eagles for the very first time at a FIFA World Cup when they file out against Croatia.
Both Nigeria and Croatia will be looking for their first opening group game win since France 1998.
While Nigeria shocked a star-studded Spanish side 3-2, Croatia beat fellow debutants Jamaica 3-1.
“Today is the day. Let’s get this WorldCup off to a strong start. #SoarSuperEagles. Thank you all for your support,” Mikel who would be appearing in his second World Cup after debuting at Brazil 2014, wrote on Twitter hours before kick-off.
The match at the Kaliningrad Stadium kicks off at 8pm Nigerian time.

COMMENTS

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  • knonso 5 months ago

    Thank you, Skipo

  • Omo9ja 5 months ago

    We are ready. Yes Mikel we are. Let’s go rule the world. God bless Nigeria!!!

  • Good lineup but still don’t belief Sehu is the best in that right back. Guess Rohr want to balance the team with all the trip in his line up