Mikel Tips Eagles To Bounce Back After Serbia Defeat
Super Eagles captain, John Obi Mikel has tipped Nigeria to bounce back to winning ways after losing 0-2 to Serbia in a pre-World Cup friendly at The Hive, London on Tuesday.
Reacting after the loss, Mikel who was absent for Nigeria in the game expressed great optimism in the ability of the team to recover from the setback, and ultimately promise to return in subsequent games before the Mundial.
“You don’t lose, you learn Looking forward to being back on the pitch for our remaining preparation games
#SoarSuperEagles,” Mikel wrote on twitter after the game.
Fulham star, Aleksandar Mitrovic scored a brace in the 68th and 81st minutes to secure victory for the Serbians. Nigeria is expected to engage Democratic Republic of Congo in Nigeria on Monday, 28th May, and also tackle England’s Three Lions at Wembley five days later, April 2 in Wembley.