Since the Super Eagles camp opened on Monday in Austria for the doubleheader friendly matches in October.
The fellers and pictures from the camp show that the camp is bubbling with glam and glitz as the old boys mixed freely with fresh boys; the bond in the team is top-notch.
Nigeria will face the Fennecs of Algeria on Friday, 9th of October, 2020. This is the first time both countries will be meeting in a FIFA sanctioned friendly match.
The first of the two friendlies for the Super Eagles in October after almost a year the Super Eagles played their last match as the team prepared for the return of the Africa cup of Nations qualifier in November.
The mood in the camp as captured by the lens of the Nigeria Football Federation cameraman are Joyous, frenzy with lots of positive energy.
The social media handles of the football house are loaded with beautiful pictures of the Super Eagles training and behind the scene atmosphere brightened by the beauty of their new house wears by Nike.
The expression on the faces of the boys radiate confidence, ability, self believe, excitement and above all, they are in high spirit and ready to go.
It is expected that handlers of the Super Eagles will translate all the positive energy of the boys with the glam and glitz in camp to results on Friday as Nigerians await the return of the Super Eagles after a long spell of inactivity occasioned by the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic and a victory will make a joyful return.
The Algerians are coming in the game with enviable credentials of being the current Africa champion and are unbeatable in the last 18 games.
This run includes two back to back defeat of the Super Eagles which are forfeiting 3 points 3 goals by the Super Eagles for fielding an ineligible in 2018 FIFA World cup qualifier and the painful exit of the Super Eagles from the 2019 Africa Cup Of Nations.
This friendly match provides an opportunity for the Super Eagles to avenge the loses and erase the pains of the last minute freekick scored by Riyadh Mahrez in the semifinals which condemned the Super Eagles to another golden bronze at the 2019 AFCON.
The match is slated for Austria, 7:30 pm local time will afford the Super Eagles an opportunity to consolidate their position on the FIFA ranking as the team was ranked 29th last month, the first time the team will be making the first 30 in seven years.
It’s also an opportunity for Nigeria to extend the head to head gap which currently stands at 9 wins for Nigeria and 8 wins for Algeria, only 3 games have ended in a draw between Nigeria and Algeria as national pride is at stake.