Echiejille: Game against Iceland is akin to a final

Cercle Brugge and Nigeria left back, Elderson Uwa Echiejille has said Eagles’ players aren’t anxious after the defeat to Croatia but they can’t afford more mistakes.

Echiejille stated this via Social Media with Futbalgalore.com and said that the game against Iceland on Friday is akin to a final.

“I don’t know if there’s anxiety but we only have one shot. It’s a final and we know we can’t mess up,” he said to Futbalgalore.com.

“Iceland are a hard side. We’ll prepare well because we don’t we won’t get another chance.

“They have a deep squad of players. They have balance in the centre.

“They’ll give us a game. I’m not going to say what faults we think they have.”

The game will be played at the Volgograd Stadium on Friday. Kickoff is at 4pm Nigerian Time.

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