Nigeria will show no mercy to Messi – Rohr

first_imgNigeria head coach Gernot Rohr insists, that while his team love Lionel Messi, they will be showing no mercy whatsoever in today’s World Cup game against Argentina in Group DOn the back of their 2-0 win against Iceland last week, the Super Eagles can progress to the knock-out stages of the World Cup for the second successive time and their fourth in history by beating Argentina in today’s clash.And Rohr insists that his side will be going for it – no matter what the consequences may be for Messi afterwards.“We love this great player Messi, everybody loves him. But the question for us is not if it’s the last World Cup for him,” he said, according to ESPN.FC Barcelona, Valencia CFMatch Preview: Barcelona vs Valencia Boro Tanchev – September 14, 2019 Is derby time in La Liga, as Barcelona welcomes Valencia to the Camp Nou Stadium tonight at 21:00 (CET).”We are not here to watch him play. We’re here to get a result. We are professionals and we have to defend the colours of Nigeria. In football, there is no mercy, no pity. Everybody wants to win.”One worrying statistic for Nigeria is the fact that they have lost all four of their previous World Cup games against Argentina, albeit by single-goal margins.The match will take place at the Krestovsky Stadium at 20:00 (GMT +2).last_img

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