Nigeria’s Supersand Eagles flew out of the country closing night time to take part within the 9th FIFA beach Soccer World Cup finals, going down in Nassau, capital of The Bahamas, twenty seventh April – seventh may.
The African vice champions shall be led by means of tutor Audu Adamu, with a enjoying physique that boasts extremely experienced Isiaka Olawale, Ogbonnaya Okemiri, Bartholomew Ibenegbu, Abu Azeez, Victor tale and goalkeeper Godwin Anyalogu, in addition to upcoming but gifted and fearless Godspower Igudia, Emeka Ogbonna, Emmanuel Owhoferia and Suleiman Mohammed.
show Adamu, who saw the Supersand Eagles to a seventh situation end at the 2011 FIFA beach Soccer World Cup finals in Ravenna, Italy, advised thenff.com on Thursday: “that is the most important stage in world football, and we are struggle ready to offer our best.
“we’re not new to this stage. In 2011, we came close to making the semi finals but misplaced to Brazil after extra time in Italy. i’m happy that I still have a just right collection of avid gamers who featured in that competition, and we will way the event in Nassau with self belief and the correct mental attitude.”
Nigeria participated in 4 of the earlier eight FIFA seaside Soccer World Cup competitions, crashing out at team stage in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2006 and in Dubai, UAE in 2009, but making the quarter finals in Rio de Janeiro in 2007 and in Ravenna, Italy six years in the past.
The Supersand Eagles’ first healthy in Nassau comes up on Thursday subsequent week, against Italy, with further matches against Asian champions Iran and Mexico (CONCACAF runners-up) to come in crew B.