The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) has announced that the Super Eagles will be playing a friendly match with the Italian national team in London on November 18.
kickoff.com reported that the announcement was made shortly after the 2-1 victory over the Ethiopian national team in Addis Ababa on Sunday.
According to the NFF match agent, Jairo Pachon of Eurodata Sport, “We are pleased to confirm a top international friendly match, against world’s number four, Italy, on the 18th November, 2013 at Fulham’s Craven Cottage. The match will kick-off at 7.45pm.”
He also announced another friendly match between the Super Eagles and the Jordanian national team in Oman:
“We are also happy to confirm a match for our Super Eagles home team against Jordan in Oman on the 28th October. This match will serve Jordan to prepare for their World Cup play-off match against Uruguay will also help Nigeria to prepare for next year’s African Nations Championship.”