–Nigeria midfielder declares ahead USA clash
Super Eagles combative midfielder, Ogenyi Onazi has told Nigerians not to worry too much about the results in their preparatory games, saying the real results they should worry about are the ones from the FIFA World Cup which starts next week in Brazil.
The Eagles have not only drawn the two games so far played against Scotland and Greece,their performance have also been sloppy.
“We will be the surprise package in Brazil.Yes, they say we have not been scoring many goals but these are preparatory games, when we come to the tournament proper they will see the real Nigerian national team,”said Onazi in Jacksonville,Florida where the Nigerian team are preparing for tomorrow’s final pre-World Cup warm-up game against the USA.
Eagles captain,Joseph Yobo is also confident the Eagles will start soaring to expectations as the countdown to the FIFA mundiial moves down to the zero hour.
“We have to give our all in the tourney because in future people will ask when you were playing what did you achieved. We have won the Nations Cup, now is the time to aim for the big one.’Yobo said.
Meanwhile the Eagles have continued with their preparations for tomorrow’s game against Jurgen Klinsman’s USA following their relocation from Philadelphia where they held Greece to a goalless draw to Jacksonville in Florida, Miami.
The team is quartered at the exquisite Hyatt Hotel overlooking the city’s river and about 20 minutes drive from where the team had its first training session on Thursday morning; the Jacksonville United FC training pitch.