Nigeria will have her sights on a place in the semi-final of the Caf Africa Under-23 Nations Cup when they lock wings with the Young Pharaohs of Egypt at the Stade Caroline Faye in M’bour, Senegal today
With 3 points in the bag after a nervy 3-2 win over Mali in their first group game, the Dream Team will seek another win to ensure a place in the semi-final and one step towards a ticket for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Egypt and Nigeria were in the same group at the All Africa Games in Congo in September, but the Pharaohs pulled out of the football event at the last minute. Nigeria went on to win the bronze medal at the Africa sports festival. Read more