…All Africa Games qualifier holds Saturday
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has decided to throw open the gates of the Abuja Nationals Stadium to supporters expected to throng the arena for the return leg of the All African Games qualifier between the Nigeria U-23 Eagles and Gabon U-23 team on Saturday.
According to a top official of the NFF, the decision was guided by the desire to attract more supporters to the stadium to cheer the Dream Team VI on to victory.
The match scheduled for Saturday 8th March, will be the Dream Team VI’s opportunity to consolidate on the 4-1 first leg result recorded in Libreville in the last forthnight.
Saturday’s match is the second leg of a first round fixture, with the 1996 Olympic gold medallists having swept to a 4-1 win in the first leg played in Libreville on February 21st.