Super Eagles AFCON 2023 Full Group Fixtures Released
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By Amaechi Agbo
The Super Eagles of Nigeria’s 2023 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON group fixtures have been released.
In the full group match schedules released by the Confederation of Africa Football, CAF on Friday, the three-time continental champions will begin their quest for a fourth title on Saturday, January 14 with Equatorial Guinea at the Stade Olympique Alassane Quatara Abidjan by 2pm Nigeria time.
The Jose Peseiro led men will then face host nation, Cote D’Ivoire in the second Group A match on 18 January at the same stadium by 5pm Nigeria time.
Nigeria, 2023 winners, will round off their preliminary campaign with a clash against Guinea Bissau on Monday, January 22 at the Stade Felix Houphouet Boigny, Abidjan by 5pm Nigeria time.
Nigeria is seeking to win her 4th AFCON diadem after conquering the continent in 1980, 1994 and 2013. They exited the last edition in Cameroon at the Round of 16 stage after losing 1-0 to Tunisia