- Arsenal midfielder Alex Iwobi arrives Uyo for DR Congo match
- The Super Eagles will take on DR Congo in Port Harcourt
- The second string Nigerian team will take on Atletico Madrid in Uyo
Super Eagles striker Alex Iwobi has arrived Uyo ahead of the pre-World Cup friendly match between Nigeria and Democratic Republic of Congo.
The match is slated for the Sharks stadium in Port Harcourt and Gernot Rohr will be preparing his team for the Russia 2018 World Cup.
The final 23-man list will reportedly be released after the DR Congo match and the Arsenal attacking midfielder will be expected to make the final cut.
Then a send forth party will be organized for the team before the squad depart to London to take on England at the Wenbley stadium on June, 2, and take on the Czech Republic four days later.
Meanwhile, the Super Eagles second string side will take on Atletico Madrid on Tuesday, May, 22 at the Godswill Akpabio stadium.
Nigeria will play in Group D alongside Argentina, Croatia, and Iceland when the world's football showpiece begin next month.
NAIJ.com had earlier reported that the German coach released a 30-man provisional list which will be cut down to 23 before the end of the month.
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