The Super Eagles had two training sessions yesterday with emphasis on building the players’ stamina and adapting to the expected sweltering heat in Volgograd on Friday.
The Eagles will meet Iceland tomorrow in Volgograd, a city with a temperature akin to what obtains in the northern part of Nigeria.
According to forecasts, the weather in Volgograd is expected to be around 34 degrees Celsius, which will suit the Nigerian players.
It has been an ideal weather for the Eagles this week with the outside temperature at 32 and 34 degrees Celsius on Tuesday and yesterday.
The weather today is expected to be about 33 degrees Celsius with clear skies, which is far different from what obtained in Kaliningrad on Saturday when Nigeria met Croatia in their Group D opening game. Read more