Super Eagles players have tested negative for coronavirus and are now ready to face Leone Stars of Sierra Leone later today.
The mandatory test on the players was carried out in two batches at the team’s Etherno Hotel, in Benin City on Wednesday morning.
And the result was disclosed by the media officer of the Super Eagles Babafemi Raji on Thursday.
Also, players of the Leone Stars took the Covid-19 test on Thursday but the results are not yet out.
A win for the Eagles in Friday’s Group L tie against the Leone Stars will edge them closer to qualification for the 2021 AFCON.
The Eagles top the group with six points after two games while Sierra Leone are bottom with one point from the same number of games played.