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Eagles to face Venezuela in friendly

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Super Eagles of Nigeria

The Eagles will begin camp on November 4.

The Super Eagles will play a friendly match against Venezuela in November in preparation for the 2013 African Nations Cup that will commence on January 19, 2013.

The match is expected to take place in Florida, United States of America.

A top official of the Nigerian Football Federation told PREMIUM TIMES that the “Super Eagles will resume camp in their Bolton White Abuja base on the 4th of November 2012 and all the foreign based players are expected to join the team in USA latest by 11th of November.”

The official said that though the match is a friendly, it will be taken as a crucial game to prepare the Eagles.

The Head Coach of the Eagles, Stephen Keshi, confirmed the November camp of the Eagles.

“The team will resume camp at the first week of November to prepare for our friendly match,” the coach said in Abuja.

The Super Eagles humiliated Liberia on Saturday, 6-1, and 8-3 on aggregate to qualify for the 2013 African Cup of Nations to be hosted by South Africa.

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