International Friendly: Super Eagles, Ecuador Clash In New Jersey - EDU-BIZNEWS


Saturday, April 16, 2022

International Friendly: Super Eagles, Ecuador Clash In New Jersey


Nigeria Football Federation and the Federación Ecuatoriana de Fútbol have concluded arrangement for an international friendly match between  ‘A’ National Teams of both countries slated to hold in New Jersey, United States of America on Thursday, 2nd of June 2022.

According to a statement by NFF, "both teams  will clash at the 25,000 –capacity Red Bull Arena in Harrison, New Jersey – home to Major League Soccer’s New York Red Bulls. The stadium was opened in March 2010"

The match will be holding  five days after three –time African champions Nigeria would have squared up to the El Tri of Mexico, one of the strongest teams in the CONCACAF region, in another prestigious international friendly match at the AT & T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

Ecuador, the South America side are currently ranked 46 in the world by world football –governing body, reached the Round of 16 at the 2006 FIFA World Cup finals in Germany (their second appearance at football’s high table, following their debut in the Far East in 2002).

Eagles have participated at the FIFA World Cup finals on six occasions, reaching the Round of 16 in 1994, 1998 and 2014

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