Super Eagles Coach Gernot Rohr has confirmed after the 2019 AFCON Group stage draw that Nigeria would play pre-tournament friendlies against Ghana and Senegal, MySportDab reports.
“We have two friendlies against Ghana and Senegal, “Rohr revealed after the draw in Cairo.
“Ghana in Nigeria and Senegal probablyone week before the tournament here in Egypt.”
“It would be a great showpiece of football, but it is important for our players to avoid injuries as the season heads towards the end.”
Nigeria’s Super Eagles have been drawn alongside Burundi, Madagascar, and Guinea in Group B of the tournament.