NIGERIANS TO PAY N2000 FOR TICKETS TO SEE THE EAGLES PLAY GUINEA BISSAU IN ABUJA.
Written by AIGBOKHAEBHO OKHUELEIGBE on March 21, 2023
As the Super Eagles of Nigeria prepares to trade tackles with Guinea Bissau in a top of the table, double-header clash at the MKO Abiola National Stadium in Abuja on Friday, fans have been told what amount they will have to cough out to see their darling Eagles play.
Tickets for Friday’s 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifying match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Djurtus of Guinea Bissau have been calibrated in price ranges of N2,000 and N10,000 for ordinary and VIP seats respectively.
The tickets, which are available at the secretariat of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in Package B of Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Area 10 Old Parade Ground, NFF office at Wuse Zone 7, all in Abuja and other designated places, will be announced on broadcast stations nationwide.
Coach Jose Peseiro’s boys are favoured to pick all six points in the double legs cracker to guarantee their passage to Cote d’Ivoire early next year for the TotalEnergies CAF African Cup of Nations.
Meanwhile, there were 21 players in the Super Eagles’ John Wood Hotel abode in Abuja as at Tuesday afternoon with the duo of Napoli of Italy forward Victor Osimhen and Portugal-based defender Zaidu Sanusi being expected to join the team later.
Nigerians are also hoping for a favourable officiating on the day to have a seamless outing for the Eagles.
Egyptian referee, Mahmoud Elbana, will be in the centre, with his compatriots Youssef Elbosaty, Sami Halhal and Ahmed El-Ghandour to function as assistant referee 1, assistant referee 2 and fourth official respectively.