By Adeboye Amosu:
The home-based Super Eagles side are expected to travel to South Africa on January 3 for the final phase of their preparations ahead of the African Nations Championship, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
The Eagles started their camping exercise for the competition on Monday in Abuja.
They are expected to square up against another CHAN participant, Cote d’lvoire, in a friendly game on January 9 in Pretoria.
Another friendly tie against Angola is already lined up for the team by the Nigeria Football Federation.
The Eagles opening game at the competition is against Niger on January 18 at the Stade Regional Nyamirambo.
They will also face Guinea and Tunisia in their other group games.
Nigeria came third at the last edition of the competition in South Africa.
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