Algeria begins training ahead of clash against Nigeria

The Algerian national team, the Fennecs has commenced training on Sunday for their World Cup qualifier against Nigeria, a day before their opponents in Uyo are scheduled to have their first workout.

The training was held at the National Technical Centre Sidi Moussa under the guidance of Belgian manager, Georges Leekens and his assistants.

According to the official website of the Algerian Football Federation, the players who were involved in league matches on Sunday will join the team on Monday in time for the final training session.
The squad will have their first workout tomorrow at 1000 hours.

Meanwhile, Algeria is sweating on the fitness of three key players before their trip to Uyo: Tahart, Ghezzal and Hilal Soudani, who suffered an ankle injury while playing for Dinamo Zagreb against NK Split and had to be substituted.


Aisha JM