Nigeria vs Zimbabwe: The Warriors battle ready for Super Eagles test game in Asaba

Nigeria vs Zimbabwe: The Warriors battle ready for Super Eagles test game in Asaba

- Nigeria vs Zimbabwe friendly match gets underway in a matter of hours from now

- The Warriors held their training before the match and they seem ready to test their squad for AFCON 2019

- Both sides have met six times and the Super Eagles have lost just once and also drew once

Zimbabwe are ready to battle the Super Eagles in a friendly encounter at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba later this evening.

The Warriors flew into the country two days ago and they have been warming up for the test game as both sides prepare for the 2019 AFCON tourney in Egypt.

Coach Sunday Chidzambwa's men are in group A alongside Egypt, DR Congo and Uganda for this summer's events which kicks off in a couple of weeks.

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However, they seem to have finalised their training for the match against Gernot Rohr's side before both sides head to the north African country for the championship.

Nigeria vs Zimbabwe: The Warriors battle ready for Super Eagles test game

The Warriors battle ready for Super Eagles test game
Source: UGC

The southern African country had a feel of the pitch and did a couple of ball works on the Stephen Keshi pitch in Delta state.

Nigeria vs Zimbabwe: The Warriors battle ready for Super Eagles test game

Nigeria vs Zimbabwe friendly set for showdown in Asaba
Source: UGC

Nigeria vs Zimbabwe: The Warriors battle ready for Super Eagles test game

AFCON 2019 participants Zimbabwe train at Stephen Keshi Stadium ahead of friendly clash against Nigeria
Source: UGC

Nigeria vs Zimbabwe: The Warriors battle ready for Super Eagles test game

Zimbabwe squad during light training session at Stephen Keshi Stadium
Source: UGC

Zimbabwe have only won Nigeria once in six meetings while the Super Eagles have beaten their opponent four times and the last one ended in draw.

Legit.ng earlier reported that preparations for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations are in top gears as the Super Eagles battle Zimbabwe in a friendly match at the Stephen Keshi Stadium this weekend.

Nigeria have been drawn in Group B alongside Burundi, Guinea and Madagascar for the first ever Summer AFCON championship.

Nigeria vs Zimbabwe: The Warriors battle ready for Super Eagles test game

Zimbabwe training ahead of Super Eagles test game in Asaba
Source: UGC

Coach Gernot Ronh's men will get their campaign started against Burundi on June 22 before facing Guinea and Madagascar.

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