Bursaspor’s right back Abdullahi Shehu is looking forward to Tuesday’s international friendly against the Pharaohs of Egypt after helping the Super Eagles qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations, reports Completesports.com.
Nigeria beat Seychelles 3-1 in their final Group E match in Asaba with Odion Ighalo, Henry Onyekuru and Moses Simon getting the goals for the Super Eagles.
The Super Eagles return to the Africa Cup of Nations after missing out on the last two editions.
“Top of the group √√√. AFCON ticket √√√. We are flying to Egypt together with you. Seychelles done! On to the next one,” Shehu tweeted.
Shehu made four appearances for the Super Eagles during the AFCON qualifiers.
Meanwhile the Pharaohs of Egypt are expected to arrive Asaba on Monday ahead of the Tuesday’s friendly match at the Stephen Keshi Stadium Asaba.
By Johnny Edward