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Casemiro sends warning to Super Eagles ahead of Brazil tie

International Edition By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 12/10/2019

Real Madrid midfielder Casemiro has fired a warning to Super Eagles of Nigeria Sunday’s friendly encounter against Brazil at the Singapore National Stadium, Kallang.

Selecao will be looking to end a three-match winless streak after they were held to a 1-1 draw against Teranga Lions of Senegal on Thursday enduring their longest wait for victory since 2013.

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The 27-year-old La Liga star and his Brazil teammates have come under severe criticisms for their poor performance against the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations runner-up but Casemiro told press ahead of October 13 clash in the Asian nation against Super Eagles, stated that the Copa America champion will deliver a better performance.

"On Sunday, we’ve another match to show our quality, to show why we are in the national team. We will analyse our match against Senegal to see what we need to improve on,”

"Undoubtedly, it was not an expected game at the time we can play. Everyone saw it and we are sincere about it.

"But the beauty of football is that Sunday we have the opportunity to show that we are good players and a great selection.

 "We have to review the errors, we have already done an analysis. And Senegal is already past.”

Sunday’s encounter starts at 8 pm Singapore time (1 pm Nigerian time).
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