1.Ahead of the 2018 World Cup draw in Moscow tomorrow, NFF president Amaju Pinnick has maintained he is open to any group the Super Eagles will be drawn in.
2.Nigeria national football team players pose prior to the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying football match between Nigeria and Cameroon at Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo, southern Nigeria, on September 1, 2017. / AFP PHOTO
3.Nigeria will know their World Cup first round opponents on Friday when the draw is conducted in Moscow, Russia. The Eagles are likely to be drawn in a tough first round group in Russia 2018 after they were seeded in Pot 4 made up of the eight weakest teams in the 32-team championship Pinnick, who will lead a nine-man delegation from Nigeria to the draw, said “Any team that qualifies for the World Cup is potentially capable of winning the World Cup. “To me we would just pray and work hard and keep our face off the people in our group. There is no weak team among the teams that qualified. “If countries like the United States, Holland, Chile, Italy did not qualify, then we must understand that the dynamics of football has changed.”
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