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We will humiliate the Super Eagles of Nigeria - Salman Faraj.

Salman Faraj the Captain of The Green Falcons of Saudi Arabia has said his tram will humiliate the Super Eagles of Nigeria. He said this during the interview session in the Pre match Conference. He said "We will be treating the Friendly match encounter against Nigeria like the world cup Final, we shall humiliate Nigeria the same manner we humiliate Argentina in the world cup in 2022".

Nigeria face the Green Falcons of Saudi Arabia in an International Friendly on Oct 13 at exactly 5pm Nigeria time after which they will face Mozambique three days later.

Saudi Arabia and Nigeria have only met once at the international level in a friendly ahead of the 2010 World Cup when they played to a goalless draw at Abuja Stadium.

So this will be the second time of the sides meeting and Interestingly, Arsenal great Nwankwo Kanu captained the Super Eagles, while the current Nigeria head coach, Jose Peseiro, managed the Saudi side on the day.

Match facts

Saudi Arabia’s last meeting with African opposition was a 1-0 loss to Morocco in December 2021 during the Arab Cup group stage.

The Super Eagles have found the net ten times in their last three matches, ending a three-game goalless streak.

The Green Falcons have struggled defensively, going without a clean sheet in their past six games across various competitions.

In FIFA rankings, Nigeria are ranked 40th, 17 places above Saudi Arabia.

Italian manager Roberto Mancini, currently in charge of Saudi Arabia, is the highest-paid coach in the world, earning 25 million euros per year.

Do you think they can humiliate the Super Eagles?

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