WCQ: Algeria arrive Uyo

WCQ: Algeria arrive Uyo

El Arabi Soudani of Algeria (15) celebrates his team first goal with teammates during of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations Quarter Final match between Ivory Coast and Algeria at Malabo Stadium, Equatorial Guinea on 01 February 2015 Pic Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix

The Algerian national team on Thursday evening arrived in Uyo aboard a chartered flight ahead of their Russia 2018 World Cup qualifier against the Super Eagles of Nigeria.

A statement by the spokesman of the Nigeria Football Federation, Ademola Olajire, said that a delegation of 61 persons, including the players landed in Uyo.

According to the statement, the Desert Foxes will hold a training session on the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium pitch on Friday evening.