Nigeria’s Super Eagles’ opponents in the resumed Africa Cup of Nations qualifying series, Leone Stars of Sierra Leone have landed in Nigeria for the Match Day 3 match scheduled to hold at the massively upgraded Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin on Friday.
The Sierra Leone’s 43-man contingent flew into Lagos this Wednesday aboard an ASKY airline flight from Frreetown.
They were later in the day lifted by a chartered flight to the Edo State capital for Friday match.
The Leone Stars’ delegation is staying at the Lushville Hotel. After losing one and drawing the other in their first two matches of the qualification series, Coach John Keister and wards will look to make life difficult for the Super Eagles at a massively –upgraded Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium on Friday evening.
But the Leone Stars have not had the upper hand against Nigeria since beating the Eagles in a FIFA World Cup qualifying match in Freetown 19 years ago.