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2023 U-20 W/Cup: How Flying Eagles Can Beat Italy — Eletu

2023 U-20 W/Cup: How Flying Eagles Can Beat Italy — Eletu

Flying Eagles midfileder, Victor Eletu says they must play as a team to beat Italy in Wednesday’s Group D fixture at the 2023 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

The two-time finalists can secure a place in the Round of 16 with a draw.

Eletu, who plays for Serie A club, AC however believes the Flying Eagles can beat the Young Azzurri if they work together collectively as a team.

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

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

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

Italy and Nigeria have similar points in Group D but the former top the standings on goal difference.

The encounter slated for the Estadio Malvinas Argentinas, Mendoza will kick off at 7pm Nigerian time.

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  • Glory 1 year ago

    Nice one Eletu. Playing as a unit and with patience will help flying Eagles triumph over Italy, Brazil and even go really far. But honestly, I doubt Bosso has this mindset.

  • Tolu 1 year ago

    It is well with you my boys. Go for it. you can! 

  • Debrezz 1 year ago

    Only If that Brainless Lands bosso we bring eletu to play as a standing Defensive midfield which The eletu use to command at Milan youth team…boss should be careful on our Pushes is players to all play up front without looking at the back… then victor eletu need to come into this game now.. with his experience with the italian players..

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