Mutiu Adepoju: Super Eagles friendly against England will be a good test match
Former Super Eagles of Nigeria midfielder Mutiu Adepoju has advised the Super Eagles of Nigeria international friendly against England will be a good test match ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup.
Adepoju who scored Eagles’ first goal in Nigeria’s 3-2 win over Spain with his trademark header made the disclosure on friday to reporters.
“It’s a very good test match.
“Probably this will be the last match before the World Cup.”
The 47-year old played for 48 times for the Super Eagle’s of Nigeria scoring 6 goals, he played for Nigeria in 1994, 1998 and 2002 FIFA World Cup.
England have met Nigeria on two previous occasions with a 1-0 victory at Wembley in 1994 and a goalless draw at the 2002 World Cup finals in Japan.
By: Olaleye Idowu