Eagles to play Ukraine in another pre-World Cup friendly - FCNaija

Nigerian Football News By: Linus Onyeze | 12/01/2018

The Super Eagles are set to play Ukraine on March 27 in another international friendly on March 27 as they continue their buildup to the 2018 World Cup in Russia, according to ScoreNigeria.

Both countries have yet to meet at full international level and Ukraine did not qualify for the World Cup in neigbouring Russia.

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have already confirmed pre-World Cup friendlies against Poland on March 23 in Warsaw and against England on June 2 at Wembley.

The NFF technical committee, which sat today in Abuja after their inauguration, discussed the Ukraine clash.

It was disclosed that Ukraine requested for the friendly and the NFF have since accepted this request.

The Eagles are also shopping for opponents for another friendly window on May 27 with the game to be played in Abuja.