Rio Olympics: Nigeria Dream Team Play With Colombia, Japan, SwedenLatest News, Sports Thursday, April 14th, 2016
By Seun Adebosin
The Nigeria U-23 football squad otherwise referred to as Dream Team VI, have been drawn in group B with Colombia, Japan and Sweden, for the football competition in Rio Olympics.
Brazil which is the host of 2018 the world sports tournament were drawn in group A which features: South Africa, Iraq and Denmark. The fixture took place Thursday at the Maracana Stadium, Brazil.
While Mexico, the defending champions are in group C and to play with Fiji, Germany and Korea Republic, regular and two-time champions, Argentina are in group D, with Algeria, Honduras and Portugal.
In the women category, hosts Brazil were drawn in Group E with the China Peoples Republic, Sweden and South Africa.
Another African representative, Zimbabwe are in Group F, to tackle with Australia, Canada and Germany.
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