Manu: We Won't Change Our Style
Manu Garba Not Planning On Changing Flying Eagles' Style
Flying Eagles head coach, Manu Garba, says the team won't sacrifice it's attacking style of football against Brazil.
Garaba was reacting to reports that his team will adopt a defensive approach in tomorrow's game in order to contain the attack-minded Brazilians.
The coach brands his team style of play as total football and insists they will play same way regardless of their opponents attacking threats.
"I'm not a defensive minded coach,we will play the way we know how to play and let the Brazilians worry about us," Garba told SL10.ng.
"We respect Brazil as a team blessed with so many attacking potentials but we won't change our style because of that."
Despite the fact that Nigeria has never beaten Brazil at Under-20 level, the Under-17 World Cup winning coach insist records are meant to be broken.
"It's a record that we don't care about since it's there,we have a duty to break it and Insha Allah we will do it," he added.
How the team is expected to start:
Flying Eagles: Joshua Enaholo, Musa Mohammed (c), Mustapha Abdullahi, Zaharadeen Bello, Wilfred Ndidi, Ifeanyi Ifeanyi, Ifeanyi Matthew, Musa Yahaya, Isaac Success, Kelechi Iheanacho, Taiwo Awoniyi