The Brazil Football Confederation will Play Its second ever friendly match against Nigeria Super Eagles in October.
The statement is contained in an announcement released and confirmed by the Brazil Football Confederation yesterday.
The announcement stated that by taking on Nigeria, after their third-place at the 2019 AFCON, the Brazil team is hoping to get in shape for the South American zone’s 2022 World Cup qualifiers.
While the Super Eagles are still blowing off steam, it has been confirmed that they have another high-profile friendly coming up against Brazil.
The statement also revealed that the friendly is set to take place at the National Stadium of Singapore on October 13.
The Super Eagles of Nigeria are expected to avenge the 3-0 loss they suffered in 2003.
Recall that in 2003, Brazil and Nigeria met for a friendly that ended 3-0 in favour of the South Americans.
” Now, not only will the Super Eagles be preparing for the 2021 AFCON qualifiers through this second meeting, but they will also be looking to revenge that 16-year-old loss they suffered”. The statement reads.
Also, reports have shown that it is exactly one week since Nigeria took on Ukraine in an international friendly that ended 2-2.
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