Nigeria vs Algeria Live Streaming, Kick Off Time, Team News, Lineup and TV Channel

Nigeria vs Algeria Live Streaming, Kick Off Time, Team News, Lineup and TV Channel

Nigeria vs Algeria Live Streaming, Kick Off Time, Team News, Lineup and TV Channel. Nigeria will play Algeria in international friendly after the two teams met at the 2019 AFCON semi-final which ended 2-1 in favour of the Desert Foxes’s side. Follow thescoreng for the live coverage guide to watch Nigeria vs Algeria live in Africa.

When is Nigeria vs Algeria Kick Off Time?

Nigeria vs Algeria international friendly match is schedule to kicks off by 7:30pm (19:30GMT) on Friday, October 9 at the Worthersee Stadion Klagenfurt

Team News

Both managers will be meeting each other for the second time after the AFCON tournament in Egypt. And as well new players have been welcomed to both teams ahead of the international friendly match

Head to Head

The Super Eagles have the slight edge over their North African counterparts with nine victories, three draws and eight losses in 20 previous encounters. The most recent tie between the nations being a 2-1 victory for Algeria at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals when they ultimately won the tournament.

Nigeria form

Nigeria are on a five-match unbeaten run since they lost to Algeria in the semi-finals of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (W3 D2).

Algeria form

The Desert Foxes are unbeaten in five games since their Afcon triumph in Egypt last year (W4 D1).

Nigeria world ranking

The Super Eagles are currently ranked 29th in the world which is their first entry within the global top 30 in seven years.

Algeria world ranking

The North African giants are currently ranked 35th, a position they have held for all of 2020 so far. It is their sixth-highest ranking globally after ranking 18th in 2014, 19th in 2012, 26th in 2013, 28th in 2015 and 30th in 2011.

Gernot Rohr as Nigeria boss

The Franco-German tactician has taken charge of 37 games as Super Eagles boss since 2016, recording 20 wins, seven draws and 10 losses.

Djamel Belmadi as Algeria coach

The 44-year-old former Algeria International has been in charge of the national team since August 2018 and under Belmadi’s watch they have played 21 matches with just a single defeat (W16 D4) and the famous 2019 Afcon title.

Potential Nigeria debutants

Six players in Mathew Yakubu (SKF Sered), Zaidu Sanusi (FC Porto), Samson Tijani (Hartberg), Chidera Ejuke (CSKA Moscow), Kevin Akpoguma (1899 Hoffenheim) and Cyriel Dessers (Genk) are all in line to earn their first-ever senior cap.

Algeria’s dangerman

Manchester City winger Riyad Mahrez provides the biggest threat to Nigeria. He has had a hand in 45 goals (15 goals, 30 assists) in 57 caps for the Desert Foxes, his most recent goals coming in a 3-0 friendly win over South American powerhouses Colombia. Mahrez was also responsible for scoring the last-minute free-kick that ended the Super Eagles hopes of making it to the Afcon final last year.


How does Nigeria Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr going to lineup against the Desert Foxes on Friday? – Osimhen is going to lead the Super Eagles lineup up front against Algeria.

Djamel Belmadi will be lineup Mahrez to his starting XI against the Nigerian’s side on Friday in Austria

Nigeria vs Algeria Live Stream

Nigeria vs Algeria will be televised live on GOtv, TStv, Start Times, BT Sport, SuperSport, beIN Sports and ESPN

TV Channel

  • Sky Sports
  • BT Sport
  • ESPN
  • beIN Sports
  • GOtv
  • Star Times

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