World Cup: Eagles, Three Lions pleasant essential –Adepoju



    The Super Eagles

    By Aderonke Ojediran-Lawal

    A former Super Eagles midfielder, Mutiu Adepoju, on Friday stated the upcoming worldwide pleasant match between the Three Lions of England can be a very good rehearsal earlier than the World Cup.

    Adepoju, who featured for the Super Eagles on the USA `94 and the France `98 World Cup, instructed the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the match would probably determine remaining staff choice.

    “Well it’s a Grade A match, and it’ll positively give the staff an perception into what to anticipate on the World Cup correct.

    “It’s an excellent take a look at match, most likely this would be the final match earlier than the World Cup.

    “And I feel it’s a very good one that may put the staff in correct perspective for the principle occasion,’’ the previous Super Eagles midfielder stated.

    The Three Lions will lock horns with the Super Eagles on June 2, on the iconic Wembley Stadium.

    The pleasant encounter would be the third time each groups can be participating one another, their first encounter was a pleasant match at Wembley Stadium which England gained 1-Zero shortly, after the 1994 World Cup.

    While their second encounter was at Osaka, Japan in a Group F match on the 2002 Korea-Japan World Cup which resulted in a goalless draw.