Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho, has expressed disappointment over the tactics employed by the coach of the Super Eagles, Gernot Rohr, in their 2-0 defeat to Croatia.
Mourinho, who had tipped Nigeria to qualify from Group D, was upset with the way they lost the game.
Speaking on Russian TV station, RT, he said: “I was sad and disappointed the way they (Nigeria) lost.
I looked at the composition of the team. On paper they have some good players.“Croatia now look better placed to qualify from this group.”
The Super Eagles are bottom of the group with zero point, ahead of their second group fixture against Iceland on June 22.