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Happening now: Super Eagles down 0-1 to Desert Foxes as Algerians dominate play (Pictures)




Nigeria’s Super Eagles are currently losing 0-1 to the Desert Foxes of Algeria in a friendly match in faraway Austria.

Gernot Rohr is using the game as preparation for their double-header Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Sierra Leone,

It is also the first time the Super Eagles will be in action this year, due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

The two teams last faced each at the 2019 AFCON, where Algeria won the semi-final clash, thanks to a late Riyad Mahrez free-kick.

The match Kicked off 7.30pm West African time.

Nigeria XI: Okoye, Onyeka, Troost-Ekong, Balogun, Ajayi, Ebuehi, Iwobi, Chukwu, Onuachu, Kalu, Sanusi