Victor Eletu predicts a “tough task” against Italy

Published on: 24 May 2023

Flying Eagles midfielder, Victor Eletu has revealed that the encounter against Italy at the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Argentina will be a tough task,  reports.

Both Nigeria and Italy are in Group D. And will be facing each other today at the at the Estadio Malvinas Argentinas, Mendoza.

While the Flying Eagles defeated Dominican Republic by 2-1, Italy also, humbled Brazil 3-2 in their first group matches.

Eletu who was a late substitute in the game against Dominica Republic said playing against Italy is a tough one

“It will be a tough game (vs Italy) as three, four of their players have already played for their first-team clubs,” Eletu told NFF TV.

“The only way we can beat them is to play as a team.

“We will give our best to qualify for the next round.”

Dare Ogun