Otamendi: Argentina Defeat To Nigeria Was Positive One

Otamendi: Argentina Defeat To Nigeria Was Positive One

‎Argentina and Manchester City defender, Nicolas Otamendi has opted to remain positive despite La Albiceleste ‘s disappointing 4-2 friendly defeat to Nigeria at the Krasnodar Stadium Russia on Tuesday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.

The Albiceleste dominated proceedings in the first half and were rewarded with two goals courtesy of Ever Banega and Sergio Aguero.

The Super Eagles however turned the game around after the break to secure the win.

Despite the disappointing nature of the defeat, the Manchester City defender stated that the Argentine team has learnt from their mistakes and will work on improving them in subsequent games.

“The defeat is positive because it means there are things to improve,” Otamendi told Tycsports.com.

“We will try to correct the things that were done wrongly and to do better in the next friendlies.”


  • Nice one from him

  • Charles shilaka 1 year ago

    You think Nigeria will be a walk in the park?. Nigeria qualified for world cup undefeated, for your information!. The whole world knew how Argentina struggled to qualify. So please stop lamenting, Otamendi.
    You will see a better team @ Russia 2018.

  • he never see something this is just the beginning of a new super eagle watchout

  • Bekee 1 year ago

    Nigeria have done it before to desbelieve of football governing body, now we proved that we are formidable so watch out for super eagles @ russia