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John Mikel Obi promises a switched on Super Eagles side

Posted On: Jun 14, 2018   |   Posted By: ESPN FC

As Nigeria gear up for their opening game of the 2018 World Cup against Croatia on Saturday, captain John Mikel Obi has promised that the team will be switched on from the start - unlike in their warm-up games.
Two miserable first half performances against England and Czech Republic largely contributed to losses to both teams that stirring second half fightbacks failed to overcome.
But Mikel says the Super Eagles will not repeat the mistakes going forward: "I don't think we want to start from the...

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