Super Eagles Players to jet out of Nigeria on Saturday

Nigeria will take on Zambia in the match-day one of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers in Ndola.

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Alex Iwobi, John Mikel Obi and Ogenyi Onazi play Super Eagles players in training in Abuja ahead of Zambia clash (Twitter/NFF)
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The Super Eagles of Nigeria will on Saturday, October 8 jet out of Nigeria for their 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier away at Zambia.

Nigeria will take on Zambia in the match-day one of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers in Ndola.

Super Eagles players play Super Eagles players in training in Abuja ahead of Zambia clash (Twitter/NFF)

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According to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), the players will fly out of the Nnamdi Azikiwe international airport in Abuja on Saturday ahead of the game on Sunday.

 

The Super Eagles will on Thursday play a warm-up friendly game against Plateau United.

Super Eagles players play Super Eagles players in training in Abuja ahead of Zambia clash (Twitter/NFF)

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The friendly has been organised to assess the fitness of the players ahead of the Zambia game.

Gernot Rohr play Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr (Twitter/NFF)

 

On Friday, a media parley will hold at the Bolton White Hotels & Apartments in Zone 7 Abuja from 11.15am.

The venue is Bolton White Hotels & Apartments, Zone 7, Abuja.

Gernot Rohr and Super Eagles players play Super Eagles players in training in Abuja ahead of Zambia clash (Twitter/NFF)

 

All invited players (23 in total) have all arrived camp; Greece-based striker Brown Ideye and vice-captain Ahmed Musa were the last players to arrive in camp.

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