Super Eagles Captain, Mikel Obi Reveals How The Team Will Handle Messi

Super Eagles captain, John Mikel Obi, has said the team is now focused on their final Group D fixture against Argentina.

Mikel Obi, speaking to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) official website on Saturday, stated that the team has to be well set up to handle the Lionel Messi-led team.

“We thank Nigerians from all over the world for their support. Their faith in us and their belief in our ability have continued to propel us.

“We will set up very well against Argentina to get a result,” the Tianjin Teda midfielder said.

Mikel Obi added that the team has now put the victory over Iceland behind them and focus is now on Argentina

“We have celebrated the win yesterday but today is another day and the focus is on Argentina. That is the only thing on our minds now.

“It is important that we keep the focus and plan our strategy quite well,” he added.

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