The Eli Tri of Mexico has begun preparations ahead of Saturday’s international friendly against the Super Eagles of Nigeria.
The encounter is billed for the AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, United States of America.
The players started converging at the team’s training centre in Colonia Dolores Tiali on Sunday.
Full preparation will start on Monday (today) with the expected arrivals of the European-based players.
Head Coach, Gerardo Martino has invited 37 players to camp for the friendlies against the Super Eagles, Ecuador and Uruguay.
Martino’s side will also take on Suriname and Jamaica in the Nations League.
The Super Eagles, who will also take on Ecuador in another friendly at the Red Bull Arena, Harrison on June 2 are gearing up for the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Sierra Leone and Guinea -Bissau.
The match will be the seventh encounter between Nigeria and Mexico, four of which have ended in draws.
The most recent game was a resounding 4-0 mauling of Nigeria by El Tri at the Memorial Coliseum Stadium in Los Angeles, California, in July 2021.
International Friendly: Mexico’s Eli Tri begins preparations ahead of Saturday’s clash with Super Eagles