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In preparation for today's friendly between the Super Eagles and Serbia, Ivan Obradovic has said he is wary of the potential of Gernot Rohr's side.
The Anderlecht of Belgian player admitted it will be difficult to contain the Super Eagles who have shown their character against top rated teams in the world.
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‘’In November, the Nigerians beat Argentina. They are a physically dominant team with a lot of talented players and it will not be easy.
‘’It is clear that this will be another good test and opportunity to see at what level we are. ‘’Of course, we will use the opportunity to work on some things. I have no dilemma that these two matches are good tests,’’ Obradovic was quoted as saying by Blic Sport.
Another Serbian player Aleksandar Prijovi who plays for PAOK in Greece claimed the Super Eagles are a physical side, but it is important for them to win after losing to Morocco.
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He said : ‘’Nigeria is a national team that deserves a respect, its players are physically strong and the next match will definitely be a good test for us. We will do everything to win, we will give the maximum to score better than in the previous match.
‘’The outcome of such matches is not primary, because it is important to correct some things. It is important for us to win.’’
Serbia will be playing in Group E which comprises Brazil, Costa Rica and Switzerland while Nigeria have been tagged in the group of death which have Argentina, Croatia and Iceland.
Date: Tuesday, March, 27
Venue: The Hive Stadium, London
Time: 8pm Nigerian time
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