Super Eagles opens camp for friendlies in Portugal today


On Tuesday, the Super Eagles of Nigeria will begin preparations for the double-header friendly against Saudi Arabia and Mozambique.

All 25 invited players are expected to converge in Portimao, Portugal, for the friendlies.

Head coach Jose Peseiro handed late invitations to three players, Tyrone Ebuehi, Umar Sadiq, and Chidozie Awaziem for the games.

They came in as replacements for the injured trio, Ola Aina, Taiwo Awoniyi and Jamilu Collins.

The friendlies are meant to serve as preparations for the Super Eagles 2026 World Cup qualifying fixtures against Lesotho and Zimbabwe.

The Super Eagles will take on the Greens of Saudi Arabia in Portimao on Friday.

The encounter against the Mambas of Mozambique will take place three days later.