Nigeria and Saudi Arabia will conflict in a senior global well disposed match in the city of Portimão, Portugal on Friday, thirteenth October 2023.
The conflict comes scarcely a month prior to the three-time African heroes, who lashed Sao Book and Principe 6-0 in their 2023 AFCON last day capability game in Uyo on Sunday, set out on the race for a spot at the 2026 FIFA World Cup finals with a home game against the Crocodiles of Lesotho.
Inside similar FIFA window in November, the Birds will play their second match of the capability series, away to the Fighters of Zimbabwe.
Saudi Arabia’s Green Birds of prey, who play Mali’s Falcons at similar scene four days after the fact, have never played Nigeria at senior level.
The most exceptional conflict between the two nations stays the initial match of FIFA U20 World Cup (then, at that point, known as FIFA World Youth Title) in 1989, in which final part objectives Chrstopher Ohenhen and Mutiu Adepoju guided Nigeria to a rebound 2-1 triumph over the host country in Riyadh.
The Estadio Civil de Portimão, in the Algarve, is the home ground of Portimonense S.C. furthermore, can situate near 10,000 observers.