Nigeria and Mexico set up friendly game for May in the US
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Nigeria and Mexico set up friendly game for May in the US

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will face the El Tri of Mexico in an international friendly game at the AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas.

Nigeria will be playing against Mexico for the fifth time in a friendly game having failed to win any of the past four meetings.

Mexico have had the upper hand, winning one and playing score draw in the remaining three games, but Nigeria will be hoping to get a win this time.

According to the release on the Nigeria Football Federation social media platform, the game will be played on Saturday, May 28, 2022, at the AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas.

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Nigeria v Mexico Head to Head

13 Jan 1995 Mexico v Nigeria (L) 1-1 FIFA Confederations Cup
14 Oct 2007 Mexico v Nigeria (D) 2-2 International Friendly
31 May 2013 Mexico v Nigeria (D) 2-2 International Friendly
05 Mar 2014 Mexico v Nigeria (D) 0-0 International Friendly
03 Jul 2021 Mexico v Nigeria (L) 4-0 International Friendly

While Nigeria will be missing out on the 2022 World Cup, Mexico have been drawn into a tough group alongside Argentina, Poland, and Saudi Arabia.

The CHAN Eagles represented Nigeria at Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles the last time the two nations met.

Tope Adefala

Tope Adefala is an experienced sports writer, editor, and web designer. A former editor at Talks sports with a great bias for Basketball, Tennis, Field Hockey and Football. Presently the media officer of Nigeria Hockey Federation. I have been in the business of Sports communication and marketing for more than 10 years. Not forgetting that I won West African University Games, Nigeria University Games gold medals. You can find me on Twitter @1topham.

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