The Super Eagles on Monday, began preparation for Friday’s 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Algeria which is scheduled for Constantine.
All the technical crew and backroom staff arrived the camp in Rabat, Morocco, on Sunday, alongside four players: Ahmed Musa, Wilfred Ndidi, Mikel Agu and goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa.
On Monday, Oghenekaro Etebo, Alex Iwobi, Olanrewaju Kayode, Henry Onyekuru, Chidiebere Nwakali, Kelechi Iheanacho, Uche Agbo and Chidozie Awaziem arrived in Casablanca just after noon, and were immediately driven to Rabat.
Less than an hour later, Turkey–based defender Kenneth Omeruo, and Israel-based duo of John Ogu and Anthony Nwakaeme also arrived at Casablanca and were immediately driven to Rabat, where the team is lodged at the Golden Tulip Farah.
Team administrator Dayo Enebi Achor confirmed revealed that team captain Mikel John Obi, as well as goalkeepers Francis Uzoho and Daniel Akpeyi, are expected in Rabat on Tuesday.
The Super Eagles, with the Russia 2018 World Cup ticket already in their pocket, will on Friday fly to Constantine, where they face the Fennecs at the Stade Mohamed Hamlaoui from 8.30pm Algeria time on Friday.
The team then departs on Saturday, aboard a chartered flight, to Krasnodar, the Russian city that will host Tuesday’s international friendly against Argentina.