Nigeria senior national team have landed in Amilcar Cabral International airport, Cabo Verde, ahead of their second match group stage FIFA World Cup qualification against the Blue Sharks of Cape Verde.
The three-time African champions arrived Cape Verde via a chartered flight via Air Peace Airline on Monday morning.
Two days ago, the west African giants thump the Leone Stars of Liberia 2-0 at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
The World Cup qualifier match between Nigeria and Cape Verde will be played behind closed doors. This is in adherence to FIFA’s Covid-19 protocols.
According to report, the Cape Verdean Football Federation FCF received a communication from CAF, stating that they would have to face the Super Eagles of Nigeria without fans in their second group stage game in the World Cup qualifiers.