Uyo to Host Nigeria/Tanzania AFCON Qualifier Match


Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier final match between Nigeria and Tanzania will hold at the Akwa Ibom International Stadium in Uyo.

The match will be played on Saturday, September 3.

The Akwa Ibom Stadium, nicknamed as ‘The Nest of Champions’, played host to the Super Eagles 2015 AFCON qualifier against South Africa in November 2014, and the match ended in a 2-2 draw.

The Eagles training camp is expected to open on Sunday, August 28.

Nigeria have two points from three matches, while Tanzania are on a point going into next month’s match in Uyo.

Egypt have already won the three-team AFCON group following the sensational withdrawal of Chad.

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