03 June 2010
Nigeria Limit Fans For N.Korea Friendly
Nigeria’s final World Cup warm-up match on Sunday against fellow World Cup finalists North Korea will only be watched by 5,000 fans, team officials have informed MTNFootball.com.
Team spokesman Peterside Idah informed: “Besides the invited guests for the game, we will only accommodate the first 5,000 fans into the stadium.”
There is a strong Nigerian presence in South Africa and still will be further boosted as the World Cup kick-off nears.
The kick-off time for the friendly has been fixed for 4pm South African time, which is an hour ahead of that of Nigeria.
Nigeria and North Korea will clash at the Makhulong Stadium, Tembisa, on the outskirts of Johannesburg on Sunday.