Nigerians optimistic of victory against Argentina

19:06, June 12, 2010      

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Nigerians from different walks of life have expressed optimism that the Super Eagles would beat Argentina in Saturday's Group B opening match at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

A cross section of the fans told Xinhua in Lagos at the MTN fan park that although the match would be tough, Nigeria would defeat Argentina.

"Beating Argentina is like winning the World Cup to us," a soccer fan who identified himself as Pama said.

A secondary school student also said Nigeria would defeat Argentina, considering the caliber of Lars Largerback's players.

Source: Xinhua

(Editor:黄硕)

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