By James Agberebi:
The Super Eagles will take on Niger Republic in an international friendly match in Port Harcourt in September 8.
According to thenff.com, this was confirmed in a letter from the Federation Nigerienne de Football, addressed to the General Secretary, Dr. Mohammed Sanusi, and dated 6th August, 2015.
The letter reads: “We write to confirm our participation on the said match in Port Harcourt on the 8th September and our collaboration with Mr. Jairo Pachon, FIFA Match Agent for the success of the organization.”
And according to Dr. Sanusi, discussions are on-going with the Rivers State Government to have the match at the Adokiye Amiesiamaka Stadium
“We are holding talks with the Rivers State Government, and the NFF is positive that the Super Eagles and Mena will play at the Amiesiamaka Stadium on September 8.
“The truth is that we still have a few loose ends to tighten, before we can say that the match is sealed. Of course, we have confirmation from the Niger Football Federation that they have accepted to play the Super Eagles,” Sanusi said.