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Croatia and Nigeria will meet in the opening of their World Cup Group Four match on Saturday in a match that could leave one struggling to survive in the death squad.
In all previous versions there was a group described as the “death” group, and in Russia this description applies to the fourth group.
Croatia and Nigeria, who expect to qualify for the knockout stage, are on the side of Argentina, led by Lionel Messi, the world’s best player 5 times, and Iceland are the surprise of the tournament, which hopes to repeat their glorious career when they reached the quarter-finals of the 2016 European Championships.
Nigeria will try to put the modest performance and controversy behind her back when she descends to the grounds of the Kaliningrad stadium.
The coach of the Nigerian national team, German Gerno Rohr, expressed concern that fasting during Ramadan will have a negative impact on players at the start of their career at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
“In the first game it will not be easy to avoid this,” Rohr told Deutsche Presse-Agentur dpa.
Nigeria are entering the tournament after failing to win the last four friendly matches, and referee Guernot Ruhr’s accusation of some journalists of immoral behavior, fabricating lies about the preparations for the World Cup