The top African sides on the continent are the Teranga Lions of Senegal, Tunisia and Morocco.

The Super Eagles already booked a place at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) with a game to spare.

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) led by Amaju Pinnick are already making efforts to line up top friendly games against the best teams on the continent.

In an interview with Channels Television, Pinnick stated that he and his administration are already making plans to ensure the Super Eagles arrive at the tournament in top condition.

Super Eagles of Nigeria
Super Eagles of Nigeria

The Super Eagles have a final qualification game against Seychelles but Pinnick has stated that Nigeria will play a top friendly before the game.

He said, ''Before we were bottom of the group, now we have topped the group, we've qualified. 

''Now we have only one window before the Nations Cup, we will be playing Seychelles. 

''We are going to be playing one of the top three teams from Africa in a friendly. We play Seychelles, three days after we play the team. 

''It has been concluded. It has been signed, sealed and delivered. It is a big, big team coming to Nigeria.''

Super Eagles
Super Eagles

Pinnick did not directly state that the opponents of the Super Eagles in March but the top three teams in Africa are Senegal, Tunisia and Morocco according to the latest FIFA Rankings.

The international friendly game is expected to hold between Monday, March 18 and Tuesday, March 26 which is the first international break in 2019.