The Super Eagles of Nigeria who continue their preparation for the Cup of Nation’s will on New Year’s Day jet out to Barcelona Spain, ahead of the January 2nd friendly with a Catalonia selected side.
Ben Alaiya Media officer to the Eagles stated that the team will depart from Faro, Portugal on Tuesday morning on time to settle down and also have a training session before the much talked about friendly with selected side which boasts of some of the world’s super stars.
“Faro is not far from Barcelona, I think by road it is like 7 hours and about an hour by air,” Alaiya began.
“The team will leave for Barcelona on New Year’s Day; after settling down, the players are expected to have a training session before the match next day,” the Media Officer added.
The Catalonia friendly is geared at preparing the Eagles for next month’s Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa.