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Ahead clash with Super Eagles, Guinea Bissau’s Djurtus hold last training session



Ahead clash with Super Eagles, Guinea Bissau’s Djurtus hold last training session

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Guinea-Bissau will hold its last training session in Abuja on Thursday afternoon, March 23, before they face Nigeria in the first-hand Group A match of qualifying for the final stage of the African Championship of Nations.


Djurtus training will take place at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium by 5pm [18hrs Guinea Bissau time], on the stage of tomorrow’s game between Guinea Bissau and Nigeria.

According to the team’s report, the players woke up in a good mood and had breakfast at 9 o’clock. At this time the athletes are resting in their respective rooms and lunch is scheduled for 1 pm.

Hours after lunch, the commanders of the national team will leave the bus to the stadium, scheduled to start work at 16:20 minutes, [17:20′ in Bissau].

Mr cande last night completed his first training session in Abuja shortly after the arrival of Guinea-Bissau entourage to Nigeria.

The Minister of Youth, Culture and Sports, Augusto Gomes, also arrived last night in the Nigerian capital where he joined the national convoy to support  Guinea Bissau’s Djurtus.


Kunle Solaja is the author of landmark books on sports and journalism as well as being a multiple award-winning journalist and editor of long standing. He is easily Nigeria’s foremost soccer diarist and Africa's most capped FIFA World Cup journalist, having attended all FIFA World Cup finals from Italia ’90 to Qatar 2022. He was honoured at the Qatar 2022 World Cup by FIFA and AIPS.

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