Written by Samuel ekun:
Under-23 national team coach, Samson Siasia has disclosed that Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have secured four matches against Egypt’s squad, in what has been described as a quadruple of international friendlies against the Olympic Pharaohs.
The first game will take place in Nigeria on the 15th of January and the 2nd game on the 17th of January while the Dream Team VI will take on their Egyptian counterparts in Egypt on the 20th and 22nd.
Siasia has also commended the board of the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, for arranging top grade friendly games for the team as they prepare for the qualifiers in February 2015.
The U-23 coach
He added that the team will then depart for Turkey for another round of intensive training and playing tour, while he is proposing that they depart from Turkey to Dubai then Malta for more top grade friendly games before returning to Nigeria on the 7th of February 2015 to prepare for its first game against Gabon in an All Africa Games qualifier.
According to the media officer of the Dream Team, Timi Ebikagboro, the team which will be going on break on the 21at of December will reconvene on the 4th of January 2015 and training will commence on the 5th of January.