Super Eagles of Nigeria today touched ground in their Russia 2018 World Cup base camp in Yessentuki, Russia.
The 2013 AFCON winners flew out of their Avita Resort in Bad Tatzmannsdorf, Austria, where they have been camped for a week and some days, for the Russian city where they are expected to prepare for all their group games at their sixth World Cup.
Eagles with team official
The Eagles landed at exactly 11pm Nigeria time in style dorning a white regalia with Eagle’s wings green design through the neck and white hat with green taping which will definitely make photo journalists click their shutters for countless times.
The Super Eagles as led by German coach Gernot Rohr will be appearing for the sixth times in the mundial after their appearances in 1994, 1998, 2002, 2010, and 2014.
Eagles on touching down in Russia
Ebuehi and William Troost
Leon Balogun and Victor Moses
The German on what to expect from his boys in Russia
“We will take it one match at a time. I love this group because we know how to rise to the occasion together”
Eagles on arrival
The Eagles are expected to hold their first training session on Tuesday evening at the Essentuki Arena.
Nigeria’s first game will be against Croatia on the 16th of June 2018.