Coach of Croatia’s national team, Zlatko Dalić says the 2018 World Cup Group D game against Nigeria is very important.
The Super Eagles and the Blades will go head-to-head on Saturday.
“I see Nigeria as a young, potent and hungry team with great potential,” Dalic said.
“This first match is very important – it will set the tone for the rest of our tournament.”
“We have to protect our reputation in this match so we have to go there and play our normal game and make sure we win.
“With Football anything can happen but we are focused because it is very very important.”
Group D of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is made up of Nigeria, Croatia, Iceland and Argentina.