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International Friendly: Brazil To Face Nigeria

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The five-time World Cup champions will lock horns with the Super Eagles during the next international break.

has officially announced the scheduling of a friendly match against the Super Eagles on October 13 in .

Shortly after the country’s 2-2 draw with Ukraine in Dnipro, German tactician made a request they should at least play another African nation to prepare for November’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers with the Benin Republic and Lesotho.

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With the Brazil and friendly scheduled for October, it is certain the three-time African kings will converge on Asian soil to continue their preparations for the Squirrels.

According to a release from the Brazilian Football Confederation, Rohr’s side was picked because they are ranked among the best two teams in Africa and also for their physical football.

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Three days earlier, coach Tite’s squad will face 2019 Afcon runners-up at the National in Singapore.

Nigeria lost 3-0 to the South Americans in their last meeting at the National Stadium in Abuja.

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