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Super Eagles, Mexico friendly to hold May 28

The Nigeria Football Federation has announced that the Super Eagles will face the El Tri of Mexico in an international friendly on May 28, 2022.

The match will be played at the AT&T Stadium in Texas.

It will serve as preparation ahead of the Qatar 2022 World Cup for the El Tri.

Mexico is in Group C alongside Argentina, Poland and Saudi Arabia.

Meanwhile, the Eagles, who missed out on the Mundial, will be using the match to achieve rejigging ahead of the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers billed to commence in June.

The match will be the seventh encounter between the senior teams of Nigeria and Mexico, four of which have ended in draws.

Editing by Tina Oyinsan