World Cup: Football enthusiasts urge Keshi not to underrate Iran

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OKITIPUPA – fans in Friday, Stephen Keshi the Super Eagles not to underrate Iran at the ongoing 2014 in Brazil.

The super Eagles will take Iranian counterparts June 16 in first Group F game. They will later meet Bosnia-Herzgovina and Argentina.

Speaking with the News Agency Nigeria (NAN) in Okitipupa, the fans called on Keshi to use his best in the first half.

According to the fans, Eagles will triumph over Iran if they discharge best, especially in the first half.

Tunde Ogunja, a Director, Academy, expressed concern that Iran could spring surprises if they were not adequately tackled.

“I think the Eagles need to on their coordination and they must not underrate Iran because they have some good who can spring surprises,” Ogunja said.

Idowu Akinbulumo, the General Manager, Sports Council, advised the Eagles to imbibe “Team Spirit” for them to be able to dislodge the Iranians.

He, however, noted that the Eagles did not exhibit team spirit in their friendly matches, saying that they needed to hard during the tournament.

“Eagles need team spirit and hard for them to surpass difficulties at the ,” Akinbulumo said.

A sports analyst, Oluwatoyin Olafusi, also advised Keshi to ensure that the best were featured in the first half of the match against Iran.

Damola Olasanmi said that the should work on the midfield and for them not to concede early goals.

“The midfield is too loose without coordination, while the is porous too, I think these are the areas that Keshi needs to work on for the success of the team,” he said.

Kehinde Akinusi also predicted victory for the Eagles but them to work hard. (NAN)