Nigeria vs Ghana – Date, Time, Where To Watch


Nigeria vs Ghana

Today, Friday, the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Black Stars of Ghana will reignite their rivalry as they clash in an international friendly match.

It is the first time either country will be involved in a match since the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON).

The Super Eagles fell to hosts Ivory Coast in the final, while the Black Stars were eliminated in the group stage, prompting the dismissal of manager Chris Hughton, who has been replaced on an interim basis by Otto Addo.

In Nigeria’s case, following Jose Peseiro’s resignation, ex-international Finidi George takes over reigns of the managerial role of the Super Eagles in the interim.

Nigeria vs Ghana team news

Nigeria have been dealt a blow with Victor Osimhen ruled out with an inflammation of an old injury.

Also ruled out for the Super Eagles are Taiwo Awoniyi, Tyronne Ebuehi and Gabriel Osho

Ghana are also without key midfielder Thomas Partey as he looks to build up his fitness with the Gunners.

Head-to-head: Nigeria vs Ghana

Both sides have met 56 times across all competitions.

The Black Stars of Ghana lead with 25 wins, Nigeria trail with 12 wins while the other 19 have ended in a draw.

The most recent clash between the two teams was in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers. Ghana edged Nigeria to the qualification ticket after a 1-1 aggregate scoreline over two legs.

Time and where to watch Nigeria vs Ghana.

The game will kick off by 5 PM Nigerian time and is also available to watch on DSTV and the official social media platforms of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).

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