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Eagles youngster Yaro Bature has called on all Nigerians to throw their
weight behind the team, as they host Swaziland in the return two of the 2018
FIFA World Cup Qualifier on Tuesday.
Bature, a player on the books of Nasarawa United has made some
appearances for the team under the watchful eyes of coach Sunday Oliseh.
There has been a criticism from some sections of the media on
the performance of the team in the away fixture which took place last week
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But Bature who has featured for COD United in his youthful
career says Nigerians should support the team.
“Support is key for soccer and I am calling on all Nigerians to
support the team at the Adokiye Amiesimaka Stadium to gear them towards
victory,” Bature told News24 on Monday.
“All the players in camp now are not there just for the fun of
it, they are there because they want to do something for the nation.”
“I am a player and I know what support means.”