By Johnny Edward:
The Super Eagles squad will be lodged at the Hilton Wembley Hotel ahead of Saturday’s international friendly clash against the Three Lions of England, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
The Hilton Wembley Hotel is a four star hotel situated along Lakeside Way and it’s a 12-minute drive from the Wembley Stadium, venue of the match.
The players and officials of the team will fly out of the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in a chartered flight to the United Kingdom later this evening (Wednesday).
Nigeria and England are meeting for the third time in both competitive and international friendly leaves. The Super Eagles are yet to record a win against the Three Lions having lost 1-0 to them in 1995 in an international friendly and drew 0-0 in a Korea/Japan 2002 FIFA World Cup group game.
The three time African Champions, we’re held to a1-1 draw by DR Congo in an international friendly match at the Adokiye Amesiamaka Stadium in Port Harcourt on Monday, May 28.