On Sunday morning (in Nigeria), the Super Eagles will kickstart a new life under Portuguese coach and 20 players are in camp to get it going
Super Eagles of Nigeria will face El Tri of Mexico in the first game under new coach, Jose Peseiro.
Peseiro is in Dallas with his team of assistants and his Nigerian crew including Finidi George, Usman Abdallah, Salisu Yusuf and Ike Shorunmu.
Cyriel Dessers was the latest player to join the team in Dallas and is expected to feature in Nigeria’s first game since the World Cup qualifiers disappointment against Ghana.
See details – venue, time and who will show the game below;
Venue – AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas. Completed in 2009, the retractable-roof stadium has an 80,000 sitting capacity which can expand to 105,000 if necessary. The stadium is often used by the Dallas Cowboys in the NFL.
Time: The game will be played 1:08 a.m Nigerian time on Sunday and 7:0& a.m local time in Dallas on Saturday
TV: The game can be watched on Supersport and on Africa Independent Television (AIT).
The Super Eagles are expected to appear in their traditional green outfit with possibilities of newly-designed jerseys being used.
Mexico will appear all their all-white jersey.