Brazil 2014: Nigeria may play Greece, USA, Scotland friendlies

The Super Eagles will tackle Scotland on May 28.

Nigeria will take on Greece, USA, and Scotland respectively in pre-World cup friendly matches, a Nigerian a match agent has revealed.

According to the Nigeria match agent, Jairo Pachon, Nigeria will play Scotland on May 28, in London, England.
In 2002, the last time both countries met, Nigeria defeated Scotland, 2-1.

Mr. Pachon spoke to journalists in a telephone interview on Sunday from his base in Portugal.

After the game against Scotland, the Super Eagles will fly to the United States, where they will battle
Greece in Philadelphia on June 3 and USA on June 7 in Jacksonville.

Greece beat the Eagles 2-1 at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.

Earlier before the three friendlies, Nigeria will meet Mexico on March 5, in Atlanta, Georgia, USA in another pre-World Cup friendly match.

The Nigerian Football Federation, NFF, is yet to confirm the new friendly matches. Demola Olajire, the NFF spokesperson, did not respond to phone calls made to him.

The Super Eagles are drawn in Group F of the World Cup alongside Argentina, Iran, and


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