Super Eagles players started their first training with Foot-Volleyball match on Tuesday evening ahead of crucial 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying clash with Seychelles in Victoria on Saturday.
Super Eagles twitted “Foot-Volleyball as training kicks off ahead of #Seychelles clash. #SoarSuperEagles #Team9jaStrong #SEYNGA.”
A video of the players participating in the Foot- Volleyball match was posted on the official Twitter handle of the Super Eagles with a short message at the top.
Gernot Rohr’s men’s buildup to the game has been marred by withdrawal of some of his key stars to due to injuries.
Captain of the team, John Mikel Obi opted out the team due to fitness concern before the squad list for the game was released.
The trio of William Troost-Ekong, Alex Iwobi and Ola Aina have all been ruled out of the game as a result of injuries.
The Super Eagles will hope to get all three points against the Pirates on Saturday following their first game 2-0 defeat at home to South Africa in June 2017.