Super Eagles arrive in Singapore On Wednesday, Neymar eyes 100th cap.
The Super Eagles players are expected to storm Singapore on Wednesday ahead of their friendly against the Brazil.
The Nigerian players were reportedly asked to arrive in Fairmont Hotel, Singapore.
Coach Gernot Rohr invited 23 players for the friendly, which holds on October 13 at Singapore National Stadium.
“All invited players were expected to arrive in Singapore on Wednesday, October 9,” Director of Communications, Nigeria Football Federation, Ademola Olajire, said in a statement announcing the list of invited players.
Meanwhile, Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar is set to make his 100th appearance for Brazil’s national team against Nigeria
The former Barcelona player will follow in the footsteps of Cafu, Roberto Carlos, Rivellino, Daniel Alves, Pelé, Djalma Santos, Taffarel, Lucio, Leo, Ronaldo, Gilmar, Ronaldinho Gaucho and Jairzinho, who have all made 100 or more appearances for the Seleção.
Even though only 11 Brazil players (including Philippe Coutinho, Dani Alves, Lucas Paqueta, Casemiro and Eder Militao) are expected to arrive on Monday – the rest of their 23-man squad will fly in on Tuesday – the initial group are scheduled to train at the Kallang Football Hub on Monday evening.