Qatar 2022: FIFA Changes Nigeria & Ghana Qualifier Match Date
The world football governing body; FIFA has changed the date for the world cup qualifying matches between Nigeria and Ghana. The Black Stars are set to face the Super Eagles on new dates in their bid to secure a place at the showpiece event.
World football governing body Fifa has changed the dates for next month’s 2022 World Cup qualifying two-legged showdown between Nigeria and Ghana, the latter’s Football Association has announced.
The West African sides are billed to rekindle their rivalry in the final round of qualifiers for the global showpiece set for Qatar later this year, with the winners joining four other teams from the continent for the final tournament.
The matches had been originally set for March 24 and 27 in Accra and Abuja respectively.
“Fifa has revised the dates for next month’s World Cup Qatar 2022 play-off matches between Ghana and Nigeria,” the GFA published on its official website on Monday.
“The fixture which was originally scheduled for Thursday, March 24 and Sunday, March 27, has been moved to Friday, March 25 and Tuesday, March 29, 2022.
“The first leg will take place at the Cape Coast Stadium whereas the second leg takes place at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja.
Nigeria and Ghana risk suspension by Fifa
The international governing body of football has issued ultimatums to the two countries over outside interference in their football associations.Nigeria and Ghana are both facing international suspensions by Fifa after a final notice was issued on Tuesday over outside interference in their football associations.Both countries could be suspended from international football if they fail to comply with Fifa’s instructions by Monday.In a statement by its Med...
Home Eagles to play Ghana or Benin In CHAN qualifier
The Super Eagles will compete for a spot in the 2022 African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Algeria against either Ghana or the Benin Republic.In July, Ghana and Benin Republic will face off in the first round.The overall victors of the two-legged competition will meet the Home Eagles in the second round, scheduled for August/September.After missing out on the last edition, which was hosted by Cameroon, the Home Eagles are hoping to return to the biennial championsh...
Five Crazy Moments From FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 So Far
FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 has been making its way into one of the most remarkable tournaments in the history of the FIFA World Cup.With the whole world watching, the participating teams are creating unforgettable and jaw-dropping moments at the World Cup.So far, we’ve seen many David and Goliath moments and tournament dreams made and broken.1. Saudi Arabia stunned Argentina in a 2-1 winArgentina was one of the favorites to win the ongoing 2022 World Cup in Qatar, bu...
Download Naijacrawl App today
Fastest way to read on the go
Download the Naijacrawl App.