The Super Eagles departed the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, for London ahead of an international friendly with England.

25 players travel alongside coaching crew led by Gernot Rohr aboard a chartered flight on Wednesday evening, after Junior Lokosa and Dele Ajiboye among two others were dropped.

Nigeria play England on Saturday at the Wembley stadium.

The Super Eagles will train at the Wembley Stadium between 5pm-6pm on Friday, after a pre-match press conference scheduled for the Stadium’s conference room at 4.15pm.

Saturday’s encounter, the third official match between two countries with considerable historical affinity, will start at 5.15pm.

After Saturday’s game, the 2013 African champions will head to Austria for their training camp and also play another friendly against Czech Republic.