Nigeria Vs Egypt AFCON Qualifiers Get New Dates

Nigeria Vs Egypt AFCON Qualifiers Get New Dates

By Adeboye Amosu:

The highly anticipated 2017 African Nations Cup qualifying day three fixture between the Super Eagles of  Nigeria and Pharoahs of  Egypt has been shifted to March 26, an official of the NFF has informed

The encounter was initially scheduled for Wednesday, March 23 at Ahmadu Bello Stadium Kaduna.

"The match (Nigeria versus Egypt)  has been pushed forward by three days," the official  disclosed to

"It will now be played on Saturday, March 26, and not the initial date, Wednesday, March 23."

The return leg in Egypt initially scheduled for 27 March will now be played on 29 March, according to the source.
Sunday Oliseh's men are second in the Group G, two points behind Egypt who won their opening two games in the qualifiers.