Thursday Apr 14, 2016. 16:47
Nigeria Olympic team assistant coach Fatai Amoo has said the team have been drawn in a “very tough” group for the Rio Olympics.
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Nigeria are pitched against Sweden, Colombia and Japan in the first round of the Olympics in August.
Amoo said: “We are in a tough group, we have to be at our best to move to knockout rounds of the competition.
“Japan are coming up strongly in recent years, Sweden will always be well organised, while we expect Colombia to be powerful and skillful coming from South America
“All the teams will be tough and we will respect them.”