The Super Eagles took time off their hectic training schedule ahead of the Africa Cup Of Nations to go on a boat cruise around the famous Suez Canal.
In the end, it was an enjoyable feeling for squad members ahead of their final pre-tournament game against Senegal’s Teranga Lions on Sunday, June 16.
The Eagles have set up a training base in Ismailia since Monday.
We took time off our tough #TotalAFCON2019 training routine this morning to go on a tour of the Suez Canal in Ismailia. Very pleasant experience #SoarSuperEagles #Team9jaStrong. pic.twitter.com/ZLBM0ZLiwT
— ?? Super Eagles (@NGSuperEagles) June 14, 2019
On Sunday, the three-time African champions take on fellow AFCON qualifiers Senegal in a final warm-up game.
The friendly match against Senegal on Sunday will kick-off at 6:45 pm Nigeria time, with both Federations opting to play the game behind closed doors.
The game is being played behind closed doors in Ismailia so both teams keep their final preparations away from prying eyes.
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Nigeria begin her 2019 AFCON campaign on June 22 in the port city of Alexandria against debutants Burundi.
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