International Friendly – Super Eagles Dump Ghana For Burkina Faso


The Super Eagles of Nigeria have reached agreement to play Senegal and later Burkina Faso in London during the next FIFA international window in March.

Eagles will take on Senegal on the 23rd of March before facing Burkina Faso four days later in London with both games schedule to take place at Fulham’s Craven Cottage stadium.

Ghana were supposed to play Nigeria but according to Jairo Pachon, the match agent of the Nigeria Football Federation the match was called off as the Black Stars are without a coach for now.

” We (Nigeria) will play Senegal then Burkina Faso four days later. The proposed tie with Ghana was called off due to their managerial situation, so we moved quickly to replace them with Burkina Faso, Pacho of Eurodata Sports told

The games are meant to prepare Nigeria for their upcoming AFCON 2019 qualifiers and World Cup 2018 qualifiers later in the year.