Nigeria U23 coach Samson Siasia has expressed disappointment over their failure to progress the final of the Olympic Games. Siasia's...
Siasia's team suffered a 2-0 defeat to Germany in the semifinal on Wednesday, and will now play in the Bronze medal match against Honduras and the former Nigeria international has admitted they weren’t good enough against the Germans.
“We are very disappointed,” he said. “We were not good today. We deserve not go to the final playing that way. “But I really want to thank the support of the Brazilian fan , it was fun .
We had chances to score the goal, but Germany was superior in the match.”
The loss means Nigeria’s quest the reenact the feat they achieved 20 years ago in Atlanta where they won Gold has now been defeated. They will however win the Bronze if they beat Honduras on Saturday.