Lagos - Dream Team coach Samson Siasia is not bothered about
Nigeria’s group opponent at the 2016 Rio Olympics, Newswall reports.
Nigeria is placed in Group B alongside Sweden, Japan and
Siasia, who was in Rio de Janeiro for the draw held on Thursday,
said there are no good or bad draws, and he believes the Dream Team can qualify
from the group.
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"For me, there is no good or bad draw, for all the
teams played qualifiers to get here. Besides, the Group B that we are in has
two continental champions alongside Nigeria, so I don't expect it to be a
stroll in the park for us, but with quality preparations I am sure we will pick
one of the tickets from this group.
"My target in Rio is to pick the gold medal having won
the silver medal in Beijing in 2008, so when I get back to Nigeria, I will put
heads together with my assistants to work out our preparations for the Games. I
am confident that with the calibre of players at our disposal, we will achieve
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