The home–based Super Eagles contingent are expected in the ancient city of Kano on Saturday as they get set to test their strength with the nation’s leading domestic clubs in the annual Super Six Tournament.

Super Eagles Head Coach, Salisu Yusuf and his crew are using the Super Six to kick start their preparations for the 5th African Nations Championship scheduled for Morocco 13th January – 4th February 2018.

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The glamour Super Six Tournament is traditionally organized to set Nigeria’s flag-bearers in continental competitions in battle mood after the lull and inactivity of the post–season break.

In this year’s edition, those that will be competing include: NPFL reigning champions Plateau United, MFM FC, Akwa United FC, homers Kano Pillars and Enyimba FC, as well as the Super Eagles B.

The first matches are slated for Monday at the Sani Abacha Stadium, where the Eagles overpowered their counterparts from Benin Republic 2-0 on 19th August to qualify for the 5th African Nations Championship.

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