Photos: Super Eagles Land In Russia For World Cup, What You Need To Know About The Team

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have landed in Essentuki, Russia as the countdown begins to the kick-off of the FIFA world cup on Thursday.

The Super Eagles were camped in Austria where they had series of intense training as well as a friendly against the Czech Republic.

The team departed Austria today and landed safely in Russia.

The Eagles would proceed to the Team Base Camp in Essentuki where they would continue preparations for the first game against Croatia on June 16th.

Essentuki is a city in Southern Russia. It is located at the base of the Caucasus Mountains. And for the group stage matches against Croatia, Iceland and Argentina, the Super Eagles will travel to Kaliningrad, Volgograd and Saint Petersburg respectively from Essentuiki

Nigeria’s team base camp hotel is the Sanatorium Istochnik. The four-star hotel has facilities such as a spa center, gym facility, hot tub among others.

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