The Kano State Government has given approval for the camping of Home-based Super Eagles players at the Tahir Hotel, Nasarawa Government Reserve Area (GRA) in Kano State in preparation for their fifth African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier against Benin Republic.
The letter of approval which was written through the office of the Kano State Sports Commission was handed over to the team’s head coach Salisu Yusuf on Monday by the Commission Chairman, Ibrahim Galadima.
Galadima said the State Government under Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje is happy to host the team and ready to give the team the best of hospitality throughout their stay in the city.
He said the people of Kano will be ready to provide any necessary assistant to the team.
The team is expected to have their first training session on Tuesday morning at the Sani Abacha Stadium, Kano.
The Super Eagles’ delegation will depart for the away match on 11th August, which will be played at the Stade De L’amitie in Cotonou on 13th August and return to Kano to continue camping for the second leg, which will come up on 19th August.