- John Obi Mikel has explained that Nigeria can win the 2018 World Cup in Russia
- Nigeria will face Argentina, Croatia and Iceland in Group D at the World Cup
- The Super Eagles have never won the World Cup in their history
Captain of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Mikel Obi has stated clearly that Nigeria have the chance of winning the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
In the history of the FIFA World Cup championship, no African nation has won the tournament, and Mikel believes himself and his teammates can be decorated in Russia this year.
Mikel explained in a question and answer section that it is possible for the Super Eagles to win the 2018 World Cup with good preparation.
''We are in a very difficult group, but it is possible for us to win the World Cup as we will take one game after the other for us to come out of our group.
''We believe we can win the tournament,'' the former Chelsea star who currently plays in the Chinese League explained.
Super Eagles of Nigeria are in Group D for the Russia 2018 World Cup where they will face Argentina, Croatia and Iceland.
Previoisy, NAIJ.com had reported how Nigeria were drawn in Group D for the 2018 FIFA World Cup championship where they will meet Argentina, Croatia, and Iceland in Russia.
The draws for the 2018 World Cup was conducted on Friday, December 1, at the Kremlin Palace in Moscow in which many football legends were on ground.
Recently, the Super Eagles of Nigeria defeated Argentina 4-2 in a tough friendly game played in Russia, and both nations will have another chance to face next year.
Super Eagles prepare ahead of Russia 2018 World Cup. NAIJ.com TV