My team played according to instructions – Stuart Baxter


Stuart Baxter, South African Coach

By Victor okoye

Coach Stuart Baxter of South Africa  in a post match interview says it is difficult to find positives after one has lost a game.

News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the Super Eagles on Wednesday defeated Bafana Bafana of South Africa 2-1 in the quarterfinals of  AFCON 2019 in Egypt.

Baxter told reporters  that his boys played according to instructions and gave their best.

“It’s difficult when you’ve lost a game in the dying minutes. It’s difficult to find positives.

“I am sure that in one week’s time, I will find some positives. At this moment, I am finding it very difficult.

“But we were brave enough to get on the ball in tight spaces in the first half and brave enough to press higher and we tried to do that better in the second half.

“We tried to get a better more mobile possession which gave Nigeria more problems but we still couldn’t find that last strike on goal to get there.”

He noted that…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria