Super Eagles celebrating a goal scored against Lesotho

By Uche Dozie 

Sports Writer,

The African Nations Cup qualifier between Nigeria and Liberia will be played at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba, Delta State.

The Nigerian Football Federation announced that the 15,400 – capacity stadium will host the first leg of 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match between Super Eagles and Sierra Leone in March.

The match comes up on Friday 27 March, 2020 and will be the third match in the qualifying series of the Super Eagles.

According to the Cable, the secretary of the federation announced the choice of the venue.

”We have finally settled for the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba for the qualifying match against Sierra Leone,” Mohammed Sanusi, NFF’s general secretary, said.

The Super Eagles had defeated Lesotho and Benin Republic in the first two matches to sit top of the log with six points.

A victory will take the Super Eagles closer to the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations finals, as they currently top their group, securing the maximum six points from their first two matches and a goals difference of plus three.

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