The Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) has confirmed that the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between the Taifa Stars of Tanzania and the Super Eagles of Nigeria will come up at the National Stadium, Dar es Salaam, on Saturday, September 5.
A mail from the TFF President Jamal Malinzi, also confirmed that the match will kick off at 16:30 Tanzania time (14:30 in Nigeria).
Nigeria’ Super Eagles share joint top-place with the Pharaohs of Egypt in Group G of the qualifying series, having beaten Chad 2-0 in Kaduna in June, on match day 1, but the North Africans have a one-goal advantage, having beaten the Taifa Stars 3-0 the same weekend.
Coach Sunday Oliseh has 19 home-based professionals in camp in Abuja and, also, called 18 overseas-based players, led by Eagles’ goal-keeper, Vincent Enyeama.
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has also confirmed that it has finalised all arrangements with regards to the Super Eagles’ movement into and out of Dar es Salaam, as well as accommodation for the delegation in the Tanzanian capital.