Nigeria’s Victor Moses: We want to beat Croatia
Friday Jun 15, 2018. 16:00
Nigeria’s Victor Moses has urged his teammates to focus as they want to bag a win over Croatia of their opening 2018 FIFA World Cup match on Saturday.
The Super Eagles ahead has urged his Super Eagles’ teammates to win their match in opposition to the Blazers in Group D.
Moses additionally apologised to followers for his or her poor efficiency of their pleasant video games forward of the World Cup, however vowed to be of their greatest type in opposition to Croatia.
“We’ve come here a long time here at Esentuki, but I think you can see in the training that we were doing very well. Now there is a match with Croatia, a very strong team, but we are gunning for the win,” he instructed a Croatian web site.
“This sport is essential to us as a result of it is rather essential to begin successful and get a great end result. We are optimistic, we want to beat Croatia.
“Yet these have been simply pleasant matches, though we have been sorry we misplaced, particularly in opposition to England. But we glance good at this level; we can be good in opening sport in opposition to Croatia.
“Croatia is a superb team with many prime players; they’re sturdy people and team. They have a very sturdy midfield and assault, a very powerful factor for us is to be concentrated, then we will beat Croatia.
“The most essential factor isn’t to lose this primary sport as a result of they’re typically a very powerful. Croatia can beat anybody, however Nigeria can beat Croatia. We’ll have to do it like a team.”
Coach Gernot Rohr’s troops will open their account at 21:00 (CAT) at Kaliningrad Stadium on Saturday.