The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has announced that more “Grade A” friendly matches will be lined up for the Super Eagles ahead of the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil.
Nigeria and Italy battled to a 2-2 draw in the Super Eagles’ latest preparatory game for the 2014 Fifa World Cup and the NFF has now revealed that more high profile games will be arranged for the team.
Technical committee chairman of the NFF, Barrister Chris Green told supersport.com that the federation has set its sights on nations in the top ten places in the latest Fifa rankings.
“We have a duty to make sure the Super Eagles are well prepared for the World Cup and friendly matches are one of the key things needed to do in that regard. We are looking at organising even more friendly games for the team with emphasis on the teams in the top 10 places in the Fifa rankings,” Green told supersport.com.
Nigeria’s Super Eagles are currently ranked 33rd in the latest Fifa rankings.