Russia 2018: Super Eagles Preparation Schedule Announced
Ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russia, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have announced a timetable for your darling Eagles.
NFF president, Amaju Pinnick says the team will start out with two friendlies in March.
The three-time African champions are then scheduled to play another warm-up game on May 27 at the Abuja National Stadium with Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari expected to be special guest.
The Eagles, according to Pinnick, will then play two other friendlies on June 2 and June 6.
Three Lions of England will most likely be one of the teams Nigeria will face in June.
Housed in Group D, the Super Eagles will open their Russia 2018 campaign on June 16 against Croatia.
Eagles World Cup Build-up Programme
March 23 Friendly vs Poland
March 27 Friendly vs another World Cup-bound team
May 27 Friendly in Abuja
June 2 Friendly vs another World Cup-bound team
June 6 Final warm-up match
ALSO WATCH: Bounce Sports: Major Sporting Events That Shook The World in 2017