Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) confirms that the African Champions matches will host by the five time champions, Brazil in March 2015.
The source reveals that Nigeria Football Federation is confirmed the report that the 2015African Champions cup will be played in Brazil on 29 March at the new AkwaIbom stadium. Both teams have great match in the past, it was friendly match in 2003 in Abuja with Brazil emerged 3-0 champions.
Amaju Pinnick the NFF president declares that the friendly match is sealed. They are creating plans as soon as the new executive committee came on board and the preparation is completed. He added that there’s no contract or agreement at the moment, it could be reconsidered at the end of the Nations Cup qualifiers.
According to the source this new arena “Uyo” got much capacity of 30,000 fans in one time and it will host the final qualifying match of Nigeria against South Africa for the 2015AFCON (Africa Cup of Nations) on 19 November.
The Governor AkwaIbom says that Brazil will play with its full star studded team, including Barcelona star Neymar as well. Pinnick declares that next year Ukraine and Serbia are also being well thought-out for friendlies as well.
The source reveals that later this month Nigeria will face Congo and South Africa, needs only two wins to stand a chance of making it to the 2015 tournament. So let’s see will it gain this chance or not.