CHAN Eagles to represent Nigeria in WAFU tournament

The Nigeria Football Federation has concluded plans in making the present home-based Super Eagles squad to represent Nigeria at the 2017 West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Cup of Nations tournament billed to hold in Ghana in September.

The Draw Ceremony for the tournament meant for senior national teams in the sub –region took place at the Labadi Beach Hotel, Accra on Thursday.

Nigeria is drawn in Zone A of the WAFU Cup where the Super Eagles will face Sierra Leone in Takoradi.

Meanwhile, the Championship of African Nations (CHAN) Super Eagles players will be released on Friday to feature in this weekend’s Nigeria Professional League games and return to camp on Monday to continue their preparation for the August 13 African Nations Championship qualifier against Benin Republic.


Aisha JM